Oyster Dish

Dish, Oyster

Creator:

Imperial Porcelain Factory

Date:

1856 - 1881

Materials:

Porcelain

Dimensions:

H 4.625 in x W 4 in x D 1 in

Accession Number:

565.84

Credit Line:

Bequest. Brannon, Elisabeth. 1984

Description

White porcelain oyster dish in the form of a shell. Gold rim and painted black Imperial double eagle of the post-1856 form on handle.

Inscriptions & Markings

Mark: green cypher of Alexander III over 89 under glaze; C. C. painted in black over glaze.