Soup plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1850

GUSN

GUSN-27268

Description

Porcelain soup bowl with celadon green with polychrome enamel peacock perched on rose branch, surrounded by two butterflies.

Details

Descriptive Terms

soup plates
enameling
porcelain
Chinese export
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Plate, Soup
Plate, Soup

Inscription

""Bought at the sale of Shirley Mansion in 1860 by J.P. Curtis.""

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels

Dimensions

9 3/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of William Sumner Appleton

Accession Number

1914.228

Date

1850 (circa)