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Image of Gallery in South Kensington
On display at V&A South Kensington
Ceramics, Room 139, The Curtain Foundation Gallery

Dish

ca. 1730-1735 (made)
Artist/Maker
Place of origin

Leaf-shaped dish of porcelain with the upper half moulded with leaf-veins and painted in the Kakiemon style with the ‘Flying Fox’ pattern, above a patchwork design of diamond-shaped panels with alternating trellis and foliate designs. Three holes are drilled through the dish.

Object details

Categories
Object type
Materials and techniques
Porcelain, painted and moulded, and drilled with holes
Brief description
Leaf-shaped dish of porcelain with the upper half moulded with leaf-veins and painted in the Kakiemon style, Meissen porcelain factory, Meissen, ca. 1730-1735.
Physical description
Leaf-shaped dish of porcelain with the upper half moulded with leaf-veins and painted in the Kakiemon style with the ‘Flying Fox’ pattern, above a patchwork design of diamond-shaped panels with alternating trellis and foliate designs. Three holes are drilled through the dish.
Dimensions
  • Length: 33.5cm
Marks and inscriptions
  • '*' (Impressed turner's mark)
  • Crossed swords (In underglaze-blue)
Credit line
From the Arthur and Hilde Weiner Collection. Accepted by HM Government in lieu of inheritance tax and allocated to the V&A, 2006
Object history
Formerly in the Arthur and Hilde Weiner Collection.
Subjects depicted
Collection
Accession number
C.50-2006

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Record createdApril 22, 2009
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