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1903

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1905

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1995

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Dinner Plate (Germany), 1903–05

This is a Dinner plate. It was designed by Richard Riemerschmid and manufactured by Meissen Porcelain Factory. It is dated 1903–05 and we acquired it in 1995. Its medium is porcelain with underglaze decoration. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

It is credited Museum purchase from Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Fund.

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 2.6 x 26 cm (1 in. x 10 1/4 in.)

It has the following markings

On underside: maker's mark (crossed swords in underglaze blue), the number "38" and a dash below, both in underglaze blue; incised "T1" situated near number.

Cite this object as

Dinner Plate (Germany), 1903–05; Designed by Richard Riemerschmid (1868 – 1957); porcelain with underglaze decoration; H x diam.: 2.6 x 26 cm (1 in. x 10 1/4 in.); Museum purchase from Decorative Arts Association Acquisition Fund; 1995-82-1

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