Object Place: East Asia, China for export
23.5 cm (9 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Chinese for Export. King-te-chen. Large, decorated in blue and gold. Medallion in center of bottom representing Virtues. Blue ribbon in festoons around rim; three medallions with motto “We by dying life attain” and date 1795; masonic emblems of square, calipers, rule, etc., at intervals. Monogram FHB in three places.
In memory of Dr. Gorham Bacon presented by his daughter, Mrs. R. M. H. Harper