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On View Evelyn F. Bartlett Gallery, level 1

Object description

  • Chinese artist
  • Platter, about 1745
  • Porcelain
  • China
  • H: 1 1/2 in, W: 17 3/8 in, D: 14 5/8 in (H: 3.8 cm, W: 44.1 cm, D: 37.1 cm)
  • Museum purchase, 1978
  • E81797


China Trade Museum Collection


This is a porcelain platter with a blue under-glaze. The Center is outlined with two lines containing a view of the Burghley House in the background with trees in the foreground and two pheasants, one on the ground and one in the air.