<em>Plate</em>, late 19th century. Porcelain, 7/8 x 9 1/8 x 9 1/8 in. (2.2 x 23.2 x 23.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the Estate of Harold S. Keller, 1999.152.298. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.1999.152.298.jpg)


Medium: Porcelain

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:late 19th century

Dimensions: 7/8 x 9 1/8 x 9 1/8 in. (2.2 x 23.2 x 23.2 cm)


Accession Number: 1999.152.298

Image: CUR.1999.152.298.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Grey glaze round plate with polychrome decoration of a duck. Grey background with trees and river/marsh scene, in the foreground is a mallard duck in flight, with green head and brown feathers, the feathers outlined in gold, to the right of the mallard is a green leaf plant with tall gold colored bulrushes, to the left is a smaller brown feathered duck in flight, also with feathers outlined in gold; above, across the width of the plate is a flowering branch with gold colored flowers, sitting on the branch are two small green feathered birds, one with head pointing down; outer edge with thin gold band.

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