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Saucer

1971.1843 (RS118434)

Description

Red on a black ground with gilt decoration of two flowers and a flying bird. Circular shallow body.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1868-1933
Location of origin
China
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
gilding
lacquering
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Aves (class)
Bird
figure- and animal-derived motifs
floral patterns
Flower
flowers (plants)
Gilded
gilding
Lacquered
lacquering
SAUCER
saucers (plates)
Dimensions
5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1843
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12739

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