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1942.881 (RS33517)

Description

Blue and white; alternating clusters of chrysanthemums and butterflies (3 of each) on outer border; inner border trellis band; central scene of gnarled tree in front of fence with flowers growing behind; ochre rim.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1750-1760
Location of origin
China
Material
porcelain
underglazing
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
butterflies
Butterfly
Chinese Export
Chinese export
Crysanthemum
figure- and animal-derived motifs
floral patterns
Flower
flowers (plants)
PLATE
plates (dishes)
porcelain
Porcelain
Tree
trees
Underglazed
underglazing
Dimensions
9 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1942.881
Credit Line
Bequest of Mis Mary Manning Brooks
GUSN
3713
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