Serving Dish with Lid

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1850-1875

GUSN

GUSN-3810

Description

Rectangular, enameled porcelain dish (a) with lid (b). Gilt loop handles on dish sides and top of lid. Four pink roses on dish exterior. Scroll and round medallions with alternating scenes of 1) interacting figures and 2) birds and flowers surrounded by flowers, butterflies and tendrals on gold ground on dish interior and lid exterior.

Details

Descriptive Terms

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

Additional Identification Number

1990.299.15A,B

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Dimensions

5 1/2 x 7 1/2 x 11 1/4 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Thomas M. Hill, Jr.

Accession Number

1990.299.15AB