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Plate (China (for export))

This is a plate. It is dated ca. 1830 and we acquired it in 1903. Its medium is enameled copper, brass. It is a part of the Product Design and Decorative Arts department.

This object was donated by Samuel P. Avery. It is credited Gift of Samuel P. Avery.

  • Bracelet
  • rock crystal, carved jadeite, carved sapphires, emeralds, diamonds, platinum.
  • Private Collection.
  • 41.2016.3

Its dimensions are

H x diam.: 3.1 x 21.3 cm (1 1/4 x 8 3/8 in.)

It has the following markings

On underside: sprays of fruit and flowers on rim; fruit at center

Cite this object as

Plate (China (for export)); enameled copper, brass; H x diam.: 3.1 x 21.3 cm (1 1/4 x 8 3/8 in.); Gift of Samuel P. Avery; 1903-1-18

This object was previously on display as a part of the exhibition Hewitt Sisters Collect.

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