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Culture:Dutch
Title:plate
Date Made:1700-1720
Type:Food Service
Materials:ceramic: tin-glazed earthenware decorated in cobalt blue, iron red, and green
Place Made:The Netherlands; Holland
Accession Number:  HD 66.151
Credit Line:Mrs. Helen Geier Flynt

Description:
Dutch delft or tin-glazed earthenware plate decorated with a parrot on a tree branch with flowers in red, yellow, green; the border pattern is alternating diamond diapering pattern with a Chinese Taoist symbol (similar to symbols seen on kraak porcelain pieces), this plate has no footrim and is commonly called in Dutch a "pannekoeken" plate or pancake plate

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