Skip to content

Search Collections

Dish

Description

Blue enamel border with gold stars; blue spearhead with dots; blue and gold huskchain around well; central design: blue and gold mantled shield bearing cipher "BLC"[?] (one looks more like "BLE").

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1790-1810
Inscriptions
Cipher: ""BLE"" or ""BLC""
Location of origin
China
Material
enameling
gilding
painting (coating)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Chinese export
Chinese Export
DISH
dishes (vessels)
Enameled
enameling
Gilded
gilding
Husk
husk (motif)
Painted
painting (coating)
Porcelain
porcelain
Shield
shields (motifs)
Spearhead
spearheads
Star
stars
Dimensions
7.75 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1932.312
GUSN
6984
Related Items
Title Dish Accession number 1932.292 Notes 1932.292 DISH Relationship Part of set

Comments