Set of soup plates

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

18th century

GUSN

GUSN-172863

Description

Set of four porcelain soup plates in blue and white Nanking pattern consisting of a central river scene with pagodas, trees, boats and a bridge framed with a curlicue border and an abstract floral and geometric pattern design on rim.

Details

Descriptive Terms

soup plates
porcelain
Chinese export
Plate, Soup

Pattern

NANKING

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

FD123

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1905

Places

China