Saucer

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1868-1933

GUSN

GUSN-12739

Description

Red on a black ground with gilt decoration of two flowers and a flying bird. Circular shallow body.

Details

Descriptive Terms

saucers (plates)
gilding
lacquering
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Aves (class)
flowers (plants)
floral patterns
Gilded
Flower
Bird
Lacquered
SAUCER

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Dimensions

5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1843