Charger

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1868-1899

GUSN

GUSN-5688

Description

Handpainted circular charger with red and blue Imari-like design has deep well; floral motif at center isolated by three circular bands; remainder of front decorated with three alternating floral and outdoor scene diapers; underside has three freely painted underglaze blue motifs.

Details

Descriptive Terms

chargers (platters)
porcelain
painting (image-making)
hand-painted
Imari
Porcelain
Painted
Imari
CHARGER

Inscription

Impressed mark on bottom.

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

Japan

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

1.5 (H), 12 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.949