Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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one of a set of five plates
  • Japan
  • one of a set of five plates, 1940s–1992
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • wood, lacquer, carving
  • Object Height/Diameter: 1.75 x 13.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 11/16 x 5 5/16 in
  • Gift from the Menninger Foundation
  • Not on display
  • 2007.0154.01

This is one of a set of five small plates with a red exterior and gold interior surface with a floral decoration. Each has the same character in red (chop) on the interior next to the floral design.

Plate 2007.0154.01 has two red and two orange circular flowers with yellow centers, dark green stems with many small, rounded leaves.