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Hot water plate

Description

Circular with two spouts; painted in shades of sepia brown/red with gold highlights with a profusion of birds, butterflies, and flowers.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1840
Location of origin
China
Material
painting (coating)
porcelain
underglazing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Aves (class)
Bird
butterflies
Butterfly
Chinese Export
Chinese export
figure- and animal-derived motifs
floral patterns
Flower
flowers (plants)
Painted
painting (coating)
PLATE
plates (dishes)
porcelain
Porcelain
Underglazed
underglazing
Dimensions
2.375 (H), 9.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1919.838
GUSN
28844

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