Dinner plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1830-1850

GUSN

GUSN-40861

Description

Porcelain enameled plate. On a gold ground, green tendrils, butterflies and pink tree peonies in a foliate design with four scrolled reserves of white ground depicting 1) figures gathered around table and 2) birds, butterflies and flowers; central medallion: birds on leafy perch bordered in gold.

Details

Descriptive Terms

dinner plates
porcelain
enameling
hand-painted
Chinese export
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Plate, Dinner
Plate, Dinner

Associated Building

Lakeman-Johnson House Main House,

Additional Identification Number

A625

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Eating Vessels

Dimensions

9 3/4 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Arthur Johnson

Accession Number

1947.800.3