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Charger

1971.949 (RS117903)

Description

Handpainted circular charger with red and blue Imari-like design has deep well; floral motif at center isolated by three circular bands; remainder of front decorated with three alternating floral and outdoor scene diapers; underside has three freely painted underglaze blue motifs.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1868-1899
Inscriptions
Impressed mark on bottom.
Location of origin
Japan
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
hand-painted
painting (image-making)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
CHARGER
chargers (platters)
hand-painted
Imari
Painted
painting (image-making)
porcelain
Porcelain
Dimensions
1.5 (H), 12 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.949
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
5688

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