Dish and cover

Object Number: 
1940.45ab
Date: 
ca. 1814-1860
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
Overall: 5 x 5 x 4 3/8 in. ( 12.7 x 12.7 x 11.1 cm )
Marks: 
printed: in blue on bottom: crossed swords impressed: on bottom: " B 131 a"
Description: 
Deep leaf-shaped porcelain dish and cover with molded branch shaped handle decorated with dark pink and gold abstract floral sprays; gilded rims and details on handle.
Gallery Label: 
This dish and cover are part of a tea set which includes 1940.37-45.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Augustus Van Horne Ellis
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group