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American Decorative Arts

Shell-shaped Dish

ca. 1790–1840

Porcelain (bone china)

8 7/8 × 8 3/8 in. (22.5 × 21.3 cm)
Gift of Elsie Beaumont French in memory of Andre A. Beaumont, B.A. 1894, and Andre A. Beaumont, B.A. 1921
1981.89.1
Geography: 
Made in England
Culture: 
British
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Bibliography: 

“Acquisitions 1981,” Yale University Art Gallery Bulletin 38, no. 3 (Winter 1983): 75.

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