University Museums

Title: Plate
Name: Plate
Date: c. 1760
Medium: Porcelain
Country/Culture: German
Dimensions: ***Ht *l" (2.5) Wt Di *9" (22.7) De Ht *3/l6" (0.4) Di *5 3/8" (l3.6)
Marks: "der Schieferbruch* hinter Gosflar" (the slate quarry*behind Gosflar). Written in script of violet enamel. *quarry=Steinbruch (stone fracture) *Schiefer=slate bruch=fracture. The Furstenberg mark in underglaze mark.
Classification: Decorative Arts, Ceramics
Credit Line: Gift of Ann and Henry Brunnier. In the Ann and Henry Brunnier Collection, Brunnier Art Museum, University Museums, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa.
Object Number: 2.6.85