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Nanking soup plate (one of a set of three)

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blue Nanking soup plate with gold band added

Provenance

Probably descended in the Derby and West families of Salem, MA; to Richard Edwards; 1972, gift of Richard Edwards to the MFA. (Accession date: June 7, 1972)

Credit Line

Gift of Richard Edwards

Chinese, 1750–99

Object Place

China for American Market

Dimensions

3.81 x 25.4 x 25.4 cm (1 1/2 x 10 x 10 in.)

Accession Number

1972.532

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain