• Chinese Export Porcelain Openwork Basket with Pitt Armorial
    Chinese Export Porcelain Openwork Basket with Pitt Armorial
  • Bombe Desk and Bookcase
    Bombe Desk and Bookcase
  • The Landing of the Pilgrims
    The Landing of the Pilgrims
  • Side Chairs
    Side Chairs
  • Penn's Treaty with the Indians
    Penn's Treaty with the Indians
 
  • Artist/Maker
  • Date Made ca. 1795-1810
  • Place Made
  • Materials Ceramics; Porcelain; Overglaze Enamels
  • Measurements
  • Gift of Misses Aimee and Rosamond Lamb; Set 1997.0008.1-.8 Gift of Mr. MalcolmĀ  Donald, Mr. Peter A. Donald, Mrs. Deborah D. LaMontagne, Ms. Susan D. Michalski, Mr. Lloyd Malcolm Pearson, Ms. Sarah Vasques
  • Room
  • Accession # 1985.0043.001

Plates with the Arms of Ignatius Sargent of Gloucester, Massachusetts

Services of Chinese export porcelain personalized simply by the addition of initials or monograms in shields, medallions, or borders were relatively common in the early American market.