ARTIFACT COLLECTION

Plate

M1969.051.024
c. 1885-1906

Leaf shaped porcelain plate with hand painted flower and leaf designs in various colors. This plate has large green leafs that are painted in green and gold scrollwork. There are glazed orange flowers starting at the top and scattered down the right side of the plate. The flowers are connected to a green stem at the top of the plate. In the background behind the fern are light green leafs that are much smaller than the main leaf.

On the reverse side of the plate is the maker’s last name, “Frackelton” and the year the plate was produced, “1885” are inscribed in red ink.

 

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