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Charger with figures in an Oriental taste

Manufacturer: Claudius Innocentius du Paquier Factory

Date: c.1730-1735
Overall: 5.5 cm (2 3/16 in.)
Outside Diameter: 37 cm (14 9/16 in.)
Medium: hard-paste porcelain, black enamel, and gold.
Credit Line: Gift of George and Helen Gardiner
Origin:Austria, Vienna, Vienna
Object number: G83.1.1228
DescriptionA Du Paquier large dish painted in brownish Schwarzlot and gold. The shaped square central panel with Chinese figures beneath a palm tree within a cruciform Laud-und-Bandelwerk surround. The border has further Laub-und-Bandelwerk and four trellis-pattern panels, and the flat rim has gilt lappets.