Plate, "Elizabeth Medeira/Her Very Own"
Decorative Arts and Design
The inscription on the plate suggests that it was made for a young girl, Elizabeth Medeira.
On bottom, painted in black: "198.9.10/R.B./S.E.G."
Gift of Joseph F. McCrindle in memory of J. Fuller Feder, by exchange
Circular thick-walled plate with wide flat lip and short foot-rim. Decorated with grainy matte glaze of natural/beige background and concentric yellow banding outlined in black and embellished with five pairs of seated rabbits separated by plants. On the inner yellow band in black, "ELIZABETH MADEIRA" and on the opposing side "HER VERY OWN"
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RB. Plate, "Elizabeth Medeira/Her Very Own," 1910. Glazed earthenware, Diameter: 7 5/8 in. (19.4 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Joseph F. McCrindle in memory of J. Fuller Feder, by exchange, 2007.7.1. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 2007.7.1_PS2.jpg)
overall, 2007.7.1_PS2.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2008
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