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Platter
Platter, c. 1861
French, for export to the American market
Porcelain with transfer-printed, enamel, and gilt decoration
Length: 15 3/4 inches (40 cm)
Gift of the McNeil Americana Collection, 2006
2006-3-100
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American Presidential China
September 5, 1981 - January 31, 1982
American Presidential China is a collection of official and personal tableware used by presidents from George Washington to Ronald Reagan. The exhibit consists of one hundred objects from a private Philadelphia collection supplemented by pieces lent by Set Charles Momjian.

Curators

Deborah Ducoff-Barone
Beatrice B. Garvan

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