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Dinner Plate

Item Information

Title:
Dinner Plate
Description:
Circular form with wide rim curving inward to form shallow well; underglaze blue, overglaze iron-red and gilt decoation in Japanese Imari palette with central medallion of chrysanthemums; cavetto border diapered with trellis design and for reserves of small chrysanthemums; rim decorated wtih four groups of flowering branches; centers of flowers and leaf outlines gilded; two oriental stylized motifs in blue on inner side of rim; brown edge.
Date:
1735–1745
Format:
Objects/Artifacts
Genre:
porcelain
gilding
overglazing
underglazing
dinner plates
Location:
Historic New England
Collection (local):
Digitized Museum Collections
Subjects:
Imari
Porcelain
Overglazed
Underglazed
Gilded
Battle of Louisburg
Places:
MaineYork (county)York Harbor
Sayward-Wheeler House (York Harbor, Me.)
Extent:
1.188 in. (H) Diameter: 8.875 in.
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
Rights status not evaluated.
Contact host institution for more information.
Notes:
Gift of the heirs of Elizabeth Cheever Wheeler
Accession #:
1977.405.4
Identifier:
4119