Decorative Arts and Design
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
1 1/8 x 9 5/8 x 9 5/8 in. (2.9 x 24.4 x 24.4 cm) (show scale)
Printed in black on underside: "UNION / Porcelain Works."
Gift of Franklin Chace
Round white porcelain plate; vitreous glaze, with colored and gilded decorations. Rim decorated with bands of green and gold at edge, and maroon border with flowers and butterflies in yellow, green, blues, and gilt.
Condition: Fair; losses to gilding and scratches in paint.
Union Porcelain Works (1863-ca. 1922). Plate, ca. 1879. Porcelain, 1 1/8 x 9 5/8 x 9 5/8 in. (2.9 x 24.4 x 24.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Franklin Chace, 68.87.18. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 68.87.18.jpg)
overall, 68.87.18.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2004
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