Plates (2)

Plates (2)
Title
Plates (2)
Date 
1700-1720
Medium 
Porcelain
Dimensions 
Overall: 7/8 x 8 1/2 in. ( 2.2 x 21.6 cm )
Description 
Two identical porcelain plates decorated in blue underglaze with central pattern of three stylized fish with heads overlapping tails pointing outwards; the fish are surrounded by stylized scrolling floral vines and the border pattern is composed of eight peonies between bands of three-humped shapes; two "prunus" branches on back rim.
Object Number 
X.521ab
Gallery Label 
These plates were made during the reign of K'ang Hsi (1662-1722).
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group