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Title Leboeuf, Milliet & Co. plate
Object Name Plate, Decorative
Catalog Number 2002.29.10
Lexicon Category 8: Communication Artifact
Lexicon Sub-category Documentary Artifact
Description Black and white transferware plate featuring a comic scene of a couple looking at an emaciated horse. "EXPOSITION DE 1867" is printed above the comic scene and "No. 8 / A LA BONNE HEURE VOILA UN ANIMAL QUI ANNONCE UNE SANTÉ VIGOUR USE ET DES BIFTEKS BIEN TENDRES" which roughly translates as "IN THE RIGHT TIME VOILA AN ANIMAL WHICH ANNOUNCES HEALTH VIGOR USE AND WELL-TENDEN BIFTEKS" is printed below it. The rim of the plate is decorated in a ribbon and floral design.
Made Leboeuf, Milliet & Co.
Place of Origin Creil and Montereau, France
Makers Mark Mark: Urn with "L.M, & CIE (cont.) DEPOSE printed on it and "CREIL ET" one side of the stem and "MONTEP" on the other.
Material Ceramic
Search Terms Ceramics
Subjects Ceramics
Satires (Visual works)
Caption Leboeuf, Milliet & Co. plate
Number of Images 2
Dimensions Dia-7.875 inches
Dimension type 1
Diameter (in) 7.875