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Oyster plate, one of a pair

Artist

Union Porcelain Works

Date

19th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Oyster plate, one of a pair, Union Porcelain Works
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Medium: Decorative Arts and Utilitarian Objects, Ceramics | Porcelain, enamel
Size: 8 3/4 x 6 3/4 in. (22.23 x 17.15 cm)
Creation Place: North America, United States
Culture: North America, United States
Style: 19th century
Physical Description: Oyster Plate, ceramic-porcelain, American, New York, XIX c. cat. card, pat. 1881-1883, dims green bkgd L.8-3/4', W. 6-3/4 ', rose bkgd L. 8-1/2', W. 6-1/2' Enamel-painted, with indentations for 4 oysters, 1 mussel and 1 scallop.
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; The David Draper Dayton Fund
Accession Number: 82.77.1
Artist: Union Porcelain Works, (Greenpoint, New York)
Role: Manufacturer
Nationality: American
Life Dates: (Greenpoint, New York)
Added to Site: February 28, 2009