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Serving Dish with Lid

1990.299.56AB (RS214910)

Description

Oval porcelain serving dish (a) with scalloped edge and lid (b) with gilt berry knop. Enamel decoration on dish interior and exterior lid of scroll and round medallions with alternating scenes of 1) interacting figures and 2) birds and flowers surrounded by flowers, butterflies and tendrils on gold ground. On dish exterior, flower sprigs and fruit.

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
Dish, Serving
enameling
hand-painted
medallions (ornament areas)
porcelain
Rose Medallion
vegetable dishes
Dimensions
4 1/2 x 9 x 11 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1990.299.56AB
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Thomas M. Hill, Jr.
GUSN
3820

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