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Cake Plate

Item Information

Title:
Cake Plate
Description:
Low circular form with borad rim, border of spearheads; central mofif of en grisaille flowers with gilt encircled by chain in en grisaille.
Date:
1795–1805
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
porcelain
enameling
gilding
grisaille
cake plates (serving vessels)
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
spearheads
Porcelain
Gilded
Enameled
Spearhead
Chain
Grisaille
Places:
MaineYork (county)York Harbor
Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.)
Extent:
1.5 in. x 8.125 in. (H x W)
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
Contact host institution for more information.
Notes:
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
Accession #:
1977.410.11AB
Identifier:
4144