Octagonal dish

German
About 1730–40
Made at Meissen Manufactory (Germany)


Object Place: Europe, Germany

Dimensions

3.81 x 16.19 cm (1 1/2 x 6 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

1972.136

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Octagonal shaped dish with sides 1 1/2” high with basket weave decoration and scalloped edges between 2 gold bands. White background with center scene of 2 shaggy beasts in tones of purple, brown and black surrounded by bits of floral motif and butterflies

Credit Line

Gift of Rowland Burdon-Muller