Platter

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1790-1792

GUSN

GUSN-25695

Description

Part of nested platter set. Ovoid grey/white body w/ deep concave well. Rim and cavetto w/ Nanking style border consisting of well-defined underglaze blue cross-hatched band and spearhead border outlined in gilt. Gilt edge and banding. Central overglazed gilt, blue and black enamel decoration of pseudo armorial crest consisting of ermine drapery enclosing a shield w/ cypher "AQ". Flat bottom.

Details

Descriptive Terms

platters
porcelain
Porcelain
PLATTER

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Accession Number

1982.4.14