Luncheon Plate

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1850-1875

GUSN

GUSN-6822

Description

Porcelain luncheon plate with medallions of birds and flowers surrounded by flowers, scrolls, and butterflies on gold ground. This polychrome design is sometimes known as Rose Medallion.

Details

Descriptive Terms

plates (dishes)
enameling
painting (coating)
porcelain
Chinese export
Dish, Eating
Plate, Food
Plate, Luncheon
Plate, Luncheon

Maker

Unknown

Location of Origin

China

Dimensions

8 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Edwin Buckingham Sears

Accession Number

1987.421.22