Armorial saucer

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1800-1820

GUSN

GUSN-173032

Description

Armorial porcelain saucer with white body with blue, gold and black painted decoration of a shield with a gold monogram "EMJ", above is an animal face between two wings, all framed by gold and blue cloth swags with tassels, surrounded by a chain of alternating blue and gold diamonds around and a blue band with gold stars on inner rim.

Details

Descriptive Terms

saucers (plates)
porcelain
Chinese export
armorial (porcelain style)
Saucer

Inscription

"1824 3 / MD/- / 3 pieces" (handwritten)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

FD115

Related Items

Title Armorial teacup Accession Number 2006.44.1847.3
Title Armorial teacup Accession Number 2006.44.1847.1

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

1 1/4 (H), 5 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1847.2

Places

China