Dinner plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

18th century

GUSN

GUSN-173067

Description

Octagonal porcelain dinner plate with in a blue and white Nanking pattern. Central landscape scene featuring a river, houses and ships, framed with a chain of double curlicues, rim decorated with butterlies and abstract flowers.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dinner plates
porcelain
Chinese export
Plate, Dinner

Pattern

NANKING

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

FD114

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

7/8 x 9 1/4 x 9 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1833

Places

China