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Dish in Shape of a Silver Sauceboat Stand Dish

This is a dish. It was designed by Nicholas Sprimont and manufactured by Chelsea Porcelain Manufactory. It is dated 1750–1752 and we acquired it in 1985. Its medium is soft paste porcelain, vitreous enamel. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Michele Beiny. It is credited Gift of Michele Beiny, in memory of her grandfather Hanns M. Weinberg.

Its dimensions are

H x W x D: 4.5 × 24 × 18.3 cm (1 3/4 × 9 7/16 × 7 3/16 in.)

It has the following markings

Underside: [1] "542 / 2", written on paper label (partially removed)

It is signed

Unsigned

It is inscribed

Uninscribed

Cite this object as

Dish in Shape of a Silver Sauceboat Stand Dish; Designed by Nicholas Sprimont (Flemish, active in England, baptized 1716, died 1771); England; soft paste porcelain, vitreous enamel; H x W x D: 4.5 × 24 × 18.3 cm (1 3/4 × 9 7/16 × 7 3/16 in.); Gift of Michele Beiny, in memory of her grandfather Hanns M. Weinberg; 1985-120-4

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