Dinner plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

ca. 1785

GUSN

GUSN-173334

Description

Porcelain dinner plate with painted polychrome decoration with a central scene comprising of three men and two children in an exterior setting and surrounded by a shaped green border with pink flowers.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dinner plates
porcelain
Chinese export
Plate, Dinner

Inscription

"c. 1785 / [illegible]" (handwritten)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

1 1/8 (H), 9 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1931

Places

China