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Soup plate

2006.44.1905.3 (RS98229)

Description

Porcelain soup plate in blue and white Nanking pattern consisting of a central river scene with pagodas, trees, boats and a bridge framed with a curlicue border and an abstract floral and geometric pattern design on rim.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
18th century
Inscriptions
"[illegible] / 23/7/19 / CP. 5. x.x [illegible] / SP. 0/x / each" (Difficult to read handwriting)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
China
Descriptive terms
Chinese export
Plate, Soup
porcelain
soup plates
Dimensions
1 1/2 (H), 9 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1905.3
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
172866

Wallpaper Details

Pattern Name
NANKING

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