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Plate

End of the 19th century – beginning of the 20th century

White/cream coloured paste, white slip, transparent glaze with underglaze brownish red, cobalt blue, turquoise, aubergine purple, and yellow decoration. Outlines are black. Slightly concave body, wide rim, and ring base. The stems of the two large artichokes at the centre are tied to a rosette blossoms, its stems, in turn, embellished by buds, vervain blossoms, and leaves. These decorations are surrounded by spotted, stylised motifs intertwined to produce knots. Around the wide rim there are dahlias with curved motifs resembling leaves in-between. There is a “Hilmi Kütahya” stamp on the base.