Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • China
  • plate, Qianlong period (1736–1795)
  • Where object was made: China
  • enamel
  • Object Height/Diameter: 4.7 x 37.5 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 1 7/8 x 14 3/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1928.1830

Large plate with white background and blue, green, yellow, red and brown accents. Highly decorated on the inside with figures, houses, trees, plants, river, and mountains. There is a long inscription on the bottom. Decorations on the outside in dark blue representing flowers and rocks.