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platter

platter

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Description
This molded white stoneware platter used for bread displays the Victorian love of proverbs through its inscription "Where reason rules the appetite obeys." around its rim.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Platter
platter
place made
United States: Ohio, East Liverpool
Physical Description
white (overall color)
ceramic (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 3/4 in x 10 1/2 in x 13 1/16 in; 4.445 cm x 26.67 cm x 33.17875 cm
overall: 2 3/8 in x 13 1/8 in x 10 1/2 in; 6.0325 cm x 33.3375 cm x 26.67 cm
ID Number
CE.77.232
catalog number
77.232
accession number
1977.0317
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Cultural and Community Life: Ceramics and Glass
Domestic Furnishings
Art
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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