Famille Verte dish depicting birds and flowers, and an inscription
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Famille verte dish with birds and flowers, and an inscription
Date19th century (1801 - 1900)
Material and technique
porcelain, with famille verte overglaze enamels
Dimensions23 cm approx. (diameter)
No. of items
Gift of Gerald Reitlinger, 1978.
Glossary of terms
Ceramic material composed of kaolin, quartz, and feldspar which is fired to a temperature of c.1350-1400⁰c. The resulting ceramic is vitreous, translucent, and white in colour.