Platter

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1850-1875

GUSN

GUSN-3809

Description

Large, oval platter with enameled medallions of alternating scenes of 1) birds and flowers and 2) interacting figures. Central circular medallion of bird and flower. Medallions surrounded by tendrils and flowers on gold ground.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Dimensions

1 1/2 x 11 1/2 x 15 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Thomas M. Hill, Jr.

Accession Number

1990.299.14