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Description

Miniature circular saucer with a plain rim and rounded sides on a shallow foot ring, decorated in overglaze polychrome enamels and gilt. The interior features a figural scene with a figure holding a stick aloft with an object suspended from it, a child reaching for the object, and another figure standing in front of a table in the background at upper left. A plain red line with a row of red dots below encircles the rim interior. The exterior is undecorated.

Date

1760-1775


Geography


Material/Technique

Porcelain (hard-paste), enamel, gilt


Dimensions

Overall (H x W x D): 3/4 in. x 3 5/8 in. x 3 5/8 in. (1.91 cm x 9.21 cm x 9.21 cm)


Credit Line

Purchase, 2006


Object Number

M-4556


Colors (Beta)


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