Dessert plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1790-1800

GUSN

GUSN-188238

Description

Dessert plate with gilt decoration and blue diamond patterned band with spearhead border. Blue and metallic gold hand-painted "AQ" monogram in shield.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dessert plates
porcelain
Chinoiserie
Plate, Dessert

Inscription

"AQ" (Script monogram in gold)

Associated Building

Josiah Quincy House (Quincy, Mass.),

Additional Identification Number

8.2
EQ6

People and Organizations

Metropolitan Moving & Storage

Quincy, Abigail Phillips, 1745-1798
Quincy, Edmund, 1903-1997

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

7 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Accession Number

2009.5.2.30