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Object ID 2014.002.08
Object Name Saucer
Description Chinese export porcelain saucer, hand-painted and glazed, one of a set of four. White body has conventional saucer shape with foot ring, up-curving sides and curve-molded edge. Top is densely decorated with heavily applied paint. Border is especially dense with polychrome repeating designs of flowers, leaves, birds, etc. Within a circle border at bottom center is a scene of 5 well-dressed Chinese ladies gathered on a porch or terrace adjacent to a dwelling. Similar scenes depicted on all saucers in this set.
Made Unknown
Dimensions H-1 Dia-5.75 inches
Collection Wheatland Collection
Material Clay, color, glaze
Place of Origin China
Year Range from 1860
Year Range to 1880