Plate

Chinese
about 1800


Dimensions

Diameter: 22.9 cm (9 in.)

Accession Number

39.206

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

One of a pair of plates, see 39.207. Chinese export porcelain. Octagonal with band and border in blue enamel and gilt. Medallion at center contains script initials I A for John Amory.

Provenance

By 1921, Miss Martha C. Codman. Mr. and Mrs. Maxim Karolik; 1939, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Maxim Karolik to the MFA.

Credit Line

The M. and M. Karolik Collection of Eighteenth-Century American Arts