Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1750-1760

GUSN

GUSN-3713

Description

Blue and white; alternating clusters of chrysanthemums and butterflies (3 of each) on outer border; inner border trellis band; central scene of gnarled tree in front of fence with flowers growing behind; ochre rim.

Details

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
porcelain
underglazing
figure- and animal-derived motifs
butterflies
Chinese export
floral patterns
flowers (plants)
trees
Porcelain
Underglazed
Chinese Export
Crysanthemum
Butterfly
Tree
Flower
PLATE

Related Items

Title Plate Accession Number 1942.884

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

9 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Mis Mary Manning Brooks

Accession Number

1942.881