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Platter

Description

Oval, porcelain enameled platter with green tendrils, pink peonies, and butterflies around six medallions depicting figures engaged in various activities and birds, insects, and flowers. A central circular medallion depicts a floral decoration. This design is sometimes known as Rose Medallion.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1825-1850
Material
enameling
painting (coating)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Dish, Serving
enameling
painting (coating)
Platter
platters
porcelain
Dimensions
1 1/2 x 9 1/4 x 12 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1963.323.1
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Huntly H. Gilbert
GUSN
316832

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