Diplomatic Reception Rooms

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Object Details

Maker
Unknown
Date
ca. 1820
Geography
China
Culture
China, for export
Medium
ceramic; hard-paste porcelain
Dimensions
Overall: 9 3/4 in; 24.765 cm
Provenance
Ex-collection of Elinor Gordon, a dealer, in Villanova, Pennsylvania; sold Freeman's Auctioneers and Appraisers, Sale 1617, Lot 157, Nov. 14, 2018.
Inscriptions
Foil sticker on underside reading: "ELINOR GORDON / Chinese / Export / Porcelain / Villanova, P.A."
Credit Line
Gift of Caroline Goldman Cassagnol and Robert Kogod Goldman in memory of their brother, Ronald Kogod Goldman
Collection
The Diplomatic Reception Rooms, U.S. Department of State, Washington, D.C.
Accession Number
RR-2019.0003