Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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compote
  • Germany
  • compote, 1897
  • Where object was made: Dresden, Germany
  • porcelain
  • Object Height/Diameter: 8.9 x 18.4 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3 1/2 x 7 1/4 in
  • Gift of Miss Helen Rhoda Hoopes
  • Not on display
  • 1946.0036
Description

Porcelain compote dish with Marie Antoinette pattern. The dish is on a pedestal base which has a floral and scroll pattern with cut outs. The edges of the dish are scalloped and trimmed in gold. The dish is decorated with multi-colored flowers and gold scroll accents.