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Platter

1983.31 (RS214503)

Description

Footed porcelain platter with elliptical body and scalloped edge. Scroll and bat border pattern on metallic gold ground. Border medallions frame scenes with flowers, birds and insects. Central scene of elderly man seated at a table surrounded by women and two servants.

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
Platter
platters
porcelain
Dimensions
3 1/2 x 15 x 12 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1983.31
Credit Line
Gift of Mr. Edwin Buckingham Sears
GUSN
50264

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