Soup plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

18th century

GUSN

GUSN-172867

Description

Porcelain soup plate 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

Inscription

"CP S. xx / [illegible] / SP 07 x / each" (handwritten)

Pattern

NANKING

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

FD123

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1 1/2 (H), 9 1/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1905.4

Places

China