Platter

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1825-1850

GUSN

GUSN-316832

Description

Oval, porcelain enameled platter with green tendrils, pink peonies, and butterflies around six medallions depicting figures engaged in various activities and birds, insects, and flowers. A central circular medallion depicts a floral decoration. This design is sometimes known as Rose Medallion.

Details

Descriptive Terms

platters
porcelain
enameling
painting (coating)
Dish, Serving
Platter
Platter

Additional Identification Number

1969.323

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels

Dimensions

1 1/2 x 9 1/4 x 12 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Huntly H. Gilbert

Accession Number

1963.323.1