Decorative Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

GUSN

GUSN-6693

Description

Lage earthenware plate with copper lustre arabesque design on white ground. Dome in plate center with painted bird figure. Molded foliate design on wide rim. Plate rim has two puncture holes with copper wire strung through them for hanging or securing plate.

Details

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
lusterware
earthenware
Persian (culture)
Knickknack
Plate, Decorative
Plate, Decorative

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Household Accessories; Decorative Furnishings

Dimensions

1 1/2 (H), 15 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Bequest of Susan Norton

Accession Number

1990.1365