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Charger with tulips and carnations

Date: c.1680-1700
Dimensions:
Overall: 6.6 x 33.6 cm (2 5/8 x 13 1/4 in.)
Medium: Delftware, tin glaze, lead glaze, press moulded, and thrown.
Credit Line: Gift of George and Helen Gardiner
Origin:England, Greater London, London
Object number: G83.1.431
DescriptionA London 'blue-dash' charger of small size, with a central tulip flanked by two others and carnations all growing from a mound. The shallow interior is painted in a characteristic palette of copper-green, blue, ochre and yellow.