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Oyster Plate

Oyster Plate

Object Name
Dish, Oyster
oyster plate
date made
About 1881
about 1881
Union Porcelain Works
place made
United States: New York, Brooklyn, Greenpoint
Physical Description
yellow (overall color)
polychrome (overall surface decoration color name)
ceramic, porcelain, hard-paste (overall material)
overall: 8 5/8 in; x 21.9075 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
The Emergence of Modern America
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Cultural and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
Domestic Furnishings
Family & Social Life
On the Water
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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