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sweetmeat tray
  • China
  • sweetmeat tray, date unknown
  • Where object was made: China
  • enamel
  • Object Height/Width: 1.9 x 15.2 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 3/4 x 6 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1929.0029.01

Fan shaped tray with a white background and a multi-colored enamel design. The design consists of three men done in yellow, green, yellow ochre, red, blue and tan. Old card: "Canton enamel dish (sweet meat set) Ch'ien-lung period 1736-1795"