Diplomatic Reception Rooms

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Object Details

Maker
Unknown
Date
ca. 1820-1830
Geography
China
Culture
China, for export
Medium
ceramic; porcelain
Dimensions
Overall: 7 13/16 in; x 19.84375 cm
Provenance
From the Manigault family service of Charleston, South Carolina
Inscriptions
Monogrammed "GHM" within a girdle inscribed with the motto PROSPICERE QUAM ULCISC;
Credit Line
Gift of Robert Kogod Goldman in memory of Ruth Kogod Goldman
Collection
The Diplomatic Reception Rooms, U.S. Department of State, Washington, D.C.
Accession Number
RR-1994.0015