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Platter

1990.299.11 (RS214913)

Description

Porcelain rectangular platter. Enameled medallions with alternating scenes of 1) birds flowers and butterflies and 2) interacting figures. The medallions are surrounded by flowers, tendrals and butterflies on gold ground.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1875
Location of origin
China
Material
enameling
hand-painted
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels
Descriptive terms
Chinese Export
Chinese export
Dish, Serving
enameling
hand-painted
medallions (ornament areas)
Platter
platters
porcelain
rose (genus)
Rose Medallion
Dimensions
1 1/4 x 7 1/2 x 10 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1990.299.11
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Thomas M. Hill, Jr.
GUSN
3807

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