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Honorand: George Washington, American, 1732–1799, LL.D. 1781

Platter

1800–1805

Porcelain

1 1/2 × 17 1/4 × 14 1/8 in. (3.8 × 43.8 × 35.9 cm)
Mabel Brady Garvan Collection
1930.3102
Geography: 
Made in Jingdezhen, China
Status: 
On view
Culture: 
Chinese
Period: 
19th century
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Francis P. Garvan (1875–1937), New York; gift to Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

Martha V. Pike and Janice Gray Armstrong, A Time To Mourn, exh. cat. (Stony Brook, N.Y.: The Museums at Stony Brook, 1980), 140, no. 35, fig. 35.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.