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Cabinet plate with image of the yacht "Enterprise", 1930
William Morley

Lenox China (Lenox China Incorporated) (Lenox Incorporated)

Lenox, Incorporated

Trenton, New Jersey, United States of America
Slip-cast belleek porcelain with clear glaze, gold and enamel, H: 1 in, DIAM: 10 1/2 in
Purchase 2006 Wallace M. Scudder Bequest Fund  2006.11.9
On View
Inscriptions:
on reverse in gold roman letters: "American Yacht / ENTERPRISE / Won the International Cup Races / 1930."

Marks:
Signed on front, bottom left: " W. H. Morley" ;Printed green Lenox wreath mark on bottom; gold mark painted on "1830 / F-306B"

Labels/Stamps:
Gold embossed plastic sticker "44"; Gold metallic sticker "SAMPLE / NOT / FOR SALE"; Large oval typed paper sticker from LENOX that repeats same information.

Provenance: Purchased at Christie's April 2006, Brown-Forman sale of Lenox Archives material, lot 332, $1800 for two plates
Exhibition History:
"Hot, Hotter, Hottest: 300 Years of New Jersey Ceramics", Newark Museum, Newark, New Jersey (October 21, 2016 - ongoing).

"The Lenox Legacy:America's Greatest Porcelain, 1889-2005", Newark Museum, Newark, New Jersey (August 2008 - September 2011)

Keywords: Yacht, Sailboat, American Pottery, Ceramic, Porcelain, Belleek, Sailing, Plate, America's Cup