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Saucer

Description

Slightly lobed body with scalloped gilt edge; central heraldic device: bird, facing left perched atop shield with gilt floral spray surrounded by olive branches.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1810
Location of origin
China
Material
enameling
painting (coating)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Chinese export
Chinese Export
crests (motifs)
Enameled
enameling
Family Crest
Federal
Painted
painting (coating)
porcelain
Porcelain
SAUCER
saucers (plates)
Dimensions
5.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1987.460.1
Credit Line
Gift of Edwin Buckingham Sears
GUSN
51673

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