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Object Name Plate
Title Silesian dishware. Pearlware
Catalog Number 1908.02.09
Accession number 1908.02.01-
Dimensions Dia-9.5 inches
Diameter (in) 9.5
Description Delicately scalloped flate edge slants slightly inward fro 1.25 inches and then deeply slopes for .5 inches into a shallow bowl with a 6.5 inch diameter. The upper edge contains 3 astor clusters separated by three small leaf clusters. Each cluster is of a different colored group pf 3 graduated astors topped by 2 buds with green stems and leaves. All of the flowers have yellow centers; one group has brick red astors, one has purple and one is blue. The edge is trimmed in a thin stripe of brick red .25 inches from the scallop. The bowl features a wreath that fans out from a thick large base of 2 deep pink roses, arching up the flowers are replaced by buds and the wreath becomes more slender. This encircles black script- Zum Andenken, (In Memory) Impressed into the underside- M6.
Credit line Gift Of Susanna Kriebel Schultz