Bread and butter plate

Bread and butter plate
Title
Bread and butter plate
Date 
ca. 1825
Medium 
Porcelain
Dimensions 
overall: 3/4 x 5 1/2 in.
Description 
Porcelain bread and butter plate with broad border of salmon-colored enamel with outlining and accents in gilding; enamel borders are crossed by curving diaper-patterned bands of gilding.
Credit Line 
Gift of William D. Bloodgood
Object Number 
1939.451
Gallery Label 
This bread and butter plate belonged to Janet Livingston (1743-1828), wife of General Richard Montgomery (1738-1775); see Anthology of British teapots/ teacups for more information.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group