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dessert dish
  • Derby Porcelain Company
    active 1750–1848
  • dessert dish, circa 1820
  • Where object was made: England, United Kingdom
  • porcelain
  • Object Height/Width: 5.1 x 19.7 cm
    Object Height/Width: 2 x 7 3/4 in
  • Gift from The Frank P. and Harriet C. Burnap Collection
  • Not on display
  • 1937.0037

Deep dessert dish with a curved handle and a scalloped edge. There is a band of gold around the border with a floral and oval design. There is another band, inside the outer band, which is made up of rows of overlapping gold scallops with green centers. The center has a circular scene of a landscape with a castle, bridge and figures.