Charger

Object Number: 
1952.343
Date: 
1785-1800
Medium: 
Porcelain
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/2 x 15 in. ( 3.8 x 38.1 cm )
Description: 
Porcelain charger with blue underglaze decoration consisting of a narrow band of diamond and flower pattern above large clusters of flowers on rim; central seated figure facing dragon like bird in pastoral setting.
Gallery Label: 
Belonged to William Minturn (1734-1799), merchant of New York and Newport. It belonged to his descendents Helen Burr Smith and Henrietta Rorer Smith.
Credit Line: 
Purchase
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group