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Side dish with Chinese figures

Date: c.1700-1720
Overall: 2.3 cm (7/8 in.)
Outside Diameter: 14.3 cm (5 5/8 in.)
Medium: Porcelain, overglaze enamels, gold
Credit Line: The Macdonald Collection
Origin:China, Jiangxi, Delft
Object number: G05.11.1
DescriptionChinese fluted side dish with scalloped rim. It is enamelled in an Arita palette of red, yellow, green, blue and gold with a central medallion enclosing a Chinese man robed in yellow and a woman robed in red. The medallion is encircled by three carnation sprigs.