Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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  • China
  • plate, Qing dynasty (1644–1911)
  • Where object was made: China
  • porcelain, glazing
  • Object Height/Diameter: 2.5 x 24.1 cm
    Object Height/Diameter: 1 x 9 1/2 in
  • Gift of Mrs. Dora Renn Bryant
  • Not on display
  • 1936.0014

Porcelain plate with red overglaze decoration. There is a shou medallion in the center surrounded by five bat forms. There are five bat forms in red on the outside near the rim. The rim of the plate is slightly scalloped and is painted gold.