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Dinner plate

1947.800.3 (RS214375)

Description

Porcelain enameled plate. On a gold ground, green tendrils, butterflies and pink tree peonies in a foliate design with four scrolled reserves of white ground depicting 1) figures gathered around table and 2) birds, butterflies and flowers; central medallion: birds on leafy perch bordered in gold.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1850
Location of origin
China
Associated Building
Lakeman-Johnson House Main House.
Material
enameling
hand-painted
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels
Descriptive terms
Chinese export
dinner plates
Dish, Eating
enameling
hand-painted
Plate, Dinner
Plate, Food
porcelain
Dimensions
9 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1947.800.3
Credit Line
Bequest of Arthur Johnson
GUSN
40861

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