Plate

Made by Rörstrand Fabriks, Stockholm, founded 1726

Geography:
Made in Stockholm, Sweden, Europe

Date:
1876

Medium:
Lead-glazed earthenware

Dimensions:
4 x 20 inches (10.2 x 50.8 cm)

Curatorial Department:
European Decorative Arts and Sculpture

* Gallery 156, European Art 1850-1900, first floor

Accession Number:
1897-617

Credit Line:
The General Hector Tyndale Memorial Collection, 1897

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Label:
The Rörstrand factory, which previously had won medals at the International Exhibitions in Paris (1867) and Vienna (1873), was the major ceramic exhibitor in the Swedish section at the Centennial Exposition in Philadelphia in 1876. This plaque was purchased at the Centennial and remains in the Museum's permanent collections.


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