Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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vegetable dish with lid
  • Royal Copenhagen Porcelain Factory, manufacturer
  • vegetable dish with lid, 1961/1962
  • Flora Danica pattern
  • Where object was made: Denmark
  • porcelain, paint, gilding
  • Object Length/Width: dish: 39.8 x 31.3 cm
    Object Length/Width: lid: 31.7 x 24.9 cm
    Object Length/Width: dish: 15 5/8 x 12 5/16 in
    Object Length/Width: lid: 12 1/2 x 9 3/4 in
  • Bequest of Helen Foresman Spencer
  • Not on display
  • 1982.0196.a,b
Description

Dish with gold, small-pointed edge. There is a band with small gold dots. Inside this band is a band with small leaves and yellow flowers next to a larger gold dot. The lid repeats this pattern on the trim and the top portion contains a yellow flower with green leaves (Cytisus Laburnum L., commonly known as laburnum) and a handle ornamented with dimensional roses and other blooms.