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1987.421.19 (RS214878)

Description

Porcelain footed serving dish with a flared edge with medallions of birds and flowers surrounded by flowers, scrolls, and butterflies on gold ground. This polychrome design is sometimes known as Rose Medallion.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1875
Location of origin
China
Material
enameling
painting (coating)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Chinese export
Dish, Serving
dishes (vessels)
enameling
painting (coating)
porcelain
Dimensions
1 1/2 (H), 8 1/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.421.19
Credit Line
Gift of Edwin Buckingham Sears
GUSN
3790

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