Union Porcelain Works (1863-ca. 1922). <em>Small Dessert Dish</em>, ca. 1879. Porcelain, 1 1/4 x 5 1/16 x 5 1/16 in. (3.2 x 12.9 x 12.9 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Franklin Chace, 68.87.16. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 68.87.16.jpg)

Small Dessert Dish

Artist:Union Porcelain Works

Medium: Porcelain

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1879

Dimensions: 1 1/4 x 5 1/16 x 5 1/16 in. (3.2 x 12.9 x 12.9 cm)


Museum Location: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor

Accession Number: 68.87.16

Image: 68.87.16.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
White porcelain dessert bowl; vitreous glaze, with colored and gilded decorations. Round shallow bowl with flat bottom and straight, angled sides; decorated with bands of green and gold at rim, and maroon border with flowers and butterflies in yellow, green, blues, and gilt. Condition: Good; losses to gilding and scratches in paint; small chip in rim.

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