Platter

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1825-1850

GUSN

GUSN-46843

Description

Oval, porcelain enameled platter with green tendrils, pink peonies, and butterflies around six medallions depicting figures engaged in various activities and birds, insects, and flowers. A central circular medallion depicts a floral decoration. This design is sometimes known as Rose Medallion.

Details

Descriptive Terms

platters
plates (dishes)
enameling
painting (coating)
porcelain
Chinese export
Dish, Serving
Platter
Platter

Additional Identification Number

1963.323a

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Object Type

Food Service T&E; Serving Vessels

Dimensions

1 1/2 x 10 1/2 x 13 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Huntly H. Gilbert

Accession Number

1963.323.2