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Plate Plate

This is a plate. It was manufactured by Carl Thieme Saxonian Porcelain Company. It is dated ca. 1901 and we acquired it in 1992. Its medium is porcelain, vitreous enamel, gold. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Wendy Vanderbilt Lehman. It is credited Gift of Wendy Vanderbilt Lehman.

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 2.2 x 20.5 cm (7/8 x 8 1/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Underside: [1] cursive "PS" above "Dresden", painted or printed in blue overglaze [2] "Dec: 478" / "Déposé" / "647", painted or printed in blue overglaze [3] "2[6]", impressed underglaze (faint) [4] shield enclosing "C" above "H" with crown above, impressed underglaze

It is signed


It is inscribed

Center of plate: "MT", painted in polychrome in center of plate

Cite this object as

Plate Plate; Manufactured by Carl Thieme Saxonian Porcelain Company ; Germany; porcelain, vitreous enamel, gold; H x diam.: 2.2 x 20.5 cm (7/8 x 8 1/16 in.); Gift of Wendy Vanderbilt Lehman; 1992-5-61

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