Plates (2)

Object Number: 
X.521ab
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.
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