Platter

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1850-1875

GUSN

GUSN-3807

Description

Porcelain rectangular platter. Enameled medallions with alternating scenes of 1) birds flowers and butterflies and 2) interacting figures. The medallions are surrounded by flowers, tendrals and butterflies on gold ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

platters
enameling
hand-painted
porcelain
Chinese export
medallions (ornament areas)
rose (genus)
Dish, Serving
Platter
Rose Medallion
Chinese Export
Platter

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels

Dimensions

1 1/4 x 7 1/2 x 10 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Thomas M. Hill, Jr.

Accession Number

1990.299.11