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Plate

Octagonal edge on almost flat rim. Chinese man seated at a table in a garden with wooden fence behind him. Scattered branches and leaves enameled on the underside covering blemishes in the glaze. Strong colors in center. Pitted glaze. Mate to 56.617.

Credit Line

Jessie and Sigmund Katz Collection

English, about 1755

Object Place

England

Accession Number

56.616

Medium or Technique

Ceramic

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain