<em>Armorial Plate</em>, late 17th-early 18th century. Arita ware: porcelain with underglaze blue and overglaze enamel decoration, height: 3 3/16 in. (8.1 cm); diameter: 21 3/8 in. (54.3 cm). Brooklyn Museum, The Peggy N. and Roger G. Gerry Collection, 2004.28.248. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 2004.28.248.jpg)

Armorial Plate

Medium: Arita ware: porcelain with underglaze blue and overglaze enamel decoration

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:late 17th-early 18th century

Dimensions: height: 3 3/16 in. (8.1 cm); diameter: 21 3/8 in. (54.3 cm)

Collections:

Accession Number: 2004.28.248

Image: 2004.28.248.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Large Arita charger with a coat-of-arms at center. Two flower branches on the exterior. Double foot rings at base, both attached with a layer of sand. Four character mark at base: "gui xian chun wu" to be reviewed and translated. Condition: Intact. Examined on 8/15/06 before going on display, object is in excellent condition-no losses to gilding.

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