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cup and plate
  • China
  • cup and plate, Qianlong period (1736–1795)
  • Where object was made: China
  • enamel
  • Object Length/Width: plate 9.5 x 9.5 cm
    Object Length/Width: plate 3 3/4 x 3 3/4 in
    Object Height: cup 4.4 cm
    Object Height: cup 1 3/4 in
  • William Bridges Thayer Memorial
  • Not on display
  • 1929.0033.03.a,b
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Description

The plate has a mauve background with red, green, blue, yellow and black decorations. The plate has a very intricate floral design with a red border around the design. There is a symbol on the back of the plate. The cup also has a mauve background with red, green, blue, yellow and black decorations. There is a floral design on four places on the side of the cup.