One of a pair of plates, see 39.207. Chinese export porcelain. Octagonal with band and border in blue enamel and gilt. Medallion at center contains script initials I A for John Amory.
By 1921, Miss Martha C. Codman. Mr. and Mrs. Maxim Karolik; 1939, gift of Mr. and Mrs. Maxim Karolik to the MFA.
The M. and M. Karolik Collection of Eighteenth-Century American Arts