Octagonal Trencher Salt

Chinese export
about 1750


Object Place: East Asia, China for export

Dimensions

3.9 cm (1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

1982.97

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Hard-paste porcelain, polychrome enamels and gold; butterfly, flowers, and birds at center, gold flower and pencilled leaf top border, gold scroll border at base. Unmarked. Condition: small rim chip, fire crack at waist.

Credit Line

Bequest of Janet M. Wolfson