Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • China
  • plate, 1800s, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • porcelain
  • Object Diameter: 31.8 cm
    Object Diameter: 12 1/2 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1775

Plate with a yellow rim and dark red border. There are dark orange flowers on the border and in the center. In the center there is also a vase done in brownish pigment, two scrolls and two books done in dark red and light blue. There are blue enamel decorations on the plate and gilt is also used in the decorations.