Overall: 1 x 8 3/4 in. ( 2.5 x 22.2 cm )
written: on adhesive label on underside of plate: "1826/J.B. Morris, Jr."
Chinese export porcelain plate with scalloped edge and underglaze blue Chinoiserie decoration; plate has molded scallop edge painted yellow; rim has four groupings of flowers and vines; cavetto has diamond hatching and four reserves of flowers; well of plate painted with landscape scene including pagoda, trees, a rocky outcropping, and birds.
This Chinese export porcelain plate was given to Fanny Morris by Mary Morris Hamilton Schuyler in 1877.
Gift of Mr. John B. Morris
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