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Octagonal plate

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With diapered and leaf border; "Willow" pattern in light blue (2 men on bridge)

Provenance

Horace L. Mayer (d. 1968), Williamstown, MA. 1959, gift of Gertrude Townsend to the MFA. (Accession Date: December 10, 1959)

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Gertrude Townsend

Chinese export, early 19th century

Object Place

Etruria, Italy

Dimensions

Overall width: 8 7/8 in.

Accession Number

RES.59.21

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain