Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1735-1745

GUSN

GUSN-3419

Description

Painted black band with gold scrolls around rim; polychrome floral sprays around border; painted black and gold trellis band around well, broken up with enamel medallions of red carnations, edged in green and yellow; central scene: polychrome enamel peacocks, butterflies and carnations; bottom: 3 brown flower vines around border.

Details

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
enamel paint
gilding
painting (coating)
porcelain
figure- and animal-derived motifs
butterflies
Chinese export
marriage
peafowl
Porcelain
Enamel
Painted
Gilded
Butterfly
Peacock
Matrimony
Chinese Export
PLATE

Inscription

On scotch tape: ""Shady Hill""

Additional Identification Number

1990.264.1,2

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

9 (diameter) (inches)

Accession Number

1990.264.1