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Description

Dish with blue enamel border with gold stars, blue spearhead with dots, blue and gold huskchain around well. Central design of blue and gold mantled shield bearing cipher "BLC"[?] (one looks more like "BLE").

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1810
Inscriptions
Cipher: ""BLE"" or ""BLC""
Location of origin
China
Material
enameling
gilding
painting (coating)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Descriptive terms
Chinese Export
Chinese export
Dish, Eating
dishes (vessels)
dots
enameling
gilding
husk (motif)
painting (coating)
Plate, Food
Plate, Salad
porcelain
shields (motifs)
spearheads
stars
Dimensions
7 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1932.292
Credit Line
Gift of William Perry Dudley
GUSN
3453
Related Items
Title Dish Accession number 1932.312 Notes 1932.312 DISH Relationship Part of set

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