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1926.291 (RS33623)

Description

Chinese Imari; 3 large sprays of blue and orange flowers with gilt highlights around border; band around well of orange latticework with orange flowers and medallions edged in blue and orange; central image: orange and blue flowers and bamboo stalk with gilt highlights.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1740-1760
Inscriptions
Label on bottom: ""This plate belonged to Samuel Chace / first postmaster of Providence. / Given by / Lydia Gardiner and Alice Borden Chace, his great-great-granddaughters.""
Material
enamel paint
gilding
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Chinese Export
Chinese export
Enamel
enamel paint
Gilded
gilding
Imari
PLATE
plates (dishes)
Porcelain
porcelain
Dimensions
10.25 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1926.291
GUSN
30884

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