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Basket stand: china trade, monogramed "JG"

Basket stand: china trade, monogramed "JG"
Title
Basket stand: china trade, monogramed "JG"
Date 
ca. 1800
Medium 
Porcelain
Dimensions 
Overall: 1 3/4 x 10 3/4 x 9 1/2 in. ( 4.4 x 27.3 x 24.1 cm )
Description 
Oval porcelain basket stand with reticulated rim and decorated with a plain gold band at the rim and well and the initials "I.G." in script in the center.
Credit Line 
Gift of Gouverneur Kemble
Object Number 
1923.52
Marks 
inscribed: at the center in gold: "I.G."
Gallery Label 
This stand was made for Isaac Gouverneur (1749-1800), a New York merchant. It may have been presented to him as a gift for his fiftieth birthday as part of a dessert service.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group