Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1868 -1899

GUSN

GUSN-3508

Description

Enameled copper patinated body with gold-lacquer "lily pads" and Japanese characters in well.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chargers (platters)
copper (metal)
enameling
lacquering
Copper
Enameled
Lacquered
CHARGER

Inscription

In gold in well: Japanese characters. On tape on bottom: ""Rupert Norton"". Letter from Bill Sargent 4/8/94: inscribed with ""long live (ancestor?), Ten-thousand year cup.""

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Japan

Dimensions

11.5 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Susan Norton

Accession Number

1990.1363