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Platter

Chinese Export
about 1790


Object Place: East Asia, China for export

Dimensions

27 x 32.5 cm (10 5/8 x 12 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

08.14

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Decorated with two bands of blue, with three-pointed ornaments on the inside of the bands, and in the center, the coat-of-arms for John Marsh (1752-1828), with shield, crown and horse, and festoons of flowers in red, green, black and gold.

Provenance

1908, gift of the estate of Mrs. Isaphene M. Wheelwright through William Lawrence Underwood to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of the estate of Mrs. Isaphene M. Wheelwright