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Charger

1990.1360 (RS194780)

Description

Chinese Imari charger with brown band and gold scrolls around edge. Four orange, brown, blue and gold painted and enamelled clusters of flowers form border. Central decoration of a gold vase, brown and blue books and scrolls and gold, brown, and orange flowers all within an abstract blue fan-shaped border wrapped with red flower vine. Bottom edge has four abstract orange painted floral [?] designs on border.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1730-1740
Inscriptions
On tape on bottom (in Susan Norton's hand): ""Rupert Norton.""
Material
enameling
painting (coating)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Charger
chargers (platters)
Chinese Export
Chinese export
Enameled
enameling
Imari
Painted
painting (coating)
Porcelain
porcelain
Dimensions
12 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1990.1360
GUSN
3418

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