Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1750-1760

GUSN

GUSN-3779

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Dimensions

9 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Mis Mary Manning Brooks

Accession Number

1942.884

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