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Plate designed by El Lissitzky

Designed 1925-1950
A round plate made of heavy unglazed earthenware. Decorated in red enamel, sprayed in a stencil like manner (schablonendecor), with geometric motifs along the rim. Three red circles of differing sizes decorate one side of the plate. Two red curved rectangular bands, one short and one long, decorate the other side of the plate. The text 'Z 2864' is impressed on the base of the plate.
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