Platter

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1850-1875

GUSN

GUSN-50264

Description

Footed porcelain platter with elliptical body and scalloped edge. Scroll and bat border pattern on metallic gold ground. Border medallions frame scenes with flowers, birds and insects. Central scene of elderly man seated at a table surrounded by women and two servants.

Details

Descriptive Terms

platters
enameling
hand-painted
porcelain
Chinese export
Dish, Serving
Platter
Chinese Export
Platter

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Dimensions

3 1/2 x 15 x 12 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. Edwin Buckingham Sears

Accession Number

1983.31