Platter

English
about 1755
Made at Chelsea Manufactory (England, active 1745-1769), Decorated by Jefferyes Hamett O'Neale (Irish, active in England 1734–1801)


Object Place: Europe, England

Dimensions

38.1 cm (15 in.)

Accession Number

56.1319

Medium or Technique

Soft-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

“Warren Hastings” type with notched and lobed rim with gilded edge. Molded panels around rim between reserves painted with animals and scenes from Aesop’s Fables. Center of plate is painted with floral sprays and insects. Set with 56.640-664 and mate to 56.1318. Slightly mottled.

Markings

Red anchor

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection