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U997.5.2
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Plate)
Date (Execution) : c.1900
Geographical Origin : China
Cultural Group : Chinese
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Medium / Material  : Ceramic; enamel paint; glaze
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Visual Description : An octagonal plate in pale blue rimmed with a gold vine motif. The central image is of St George riding a horse with a knife and shield in his hands.Below is a pair of clasped hands, and above is a seated female figure with a sword, shield and laurel(?) branch. The image of St.George is placed in a gold circular frame, and is surrounded by flowers. The banner with inscription is above the St. George image, and beneath the seated figure.
Accession # : U997.5.2
Width (cm) : 22.00
Height (cm) : 2.20
Depth (cm) : 22.20
Mandatory Credit : Gift of Michael Priestly
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