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

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