Chelsea Porcelain Manufactory (British, 1745–1784)
Soft-paste porcelain painted with colored enamels over transparent glaze
Diameter: 10 in. (25.4 cm)
The Hans Syz Collection, Gift of Stephan B. Syz and John D. Syz, 1995
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 201
Known in eighteenth-century England as the "wheat sheaf and tyger pattern" (the wheat sheaf is actually a Japanese brushwood fence), this design might have been derived from either a Japanese plate or a Meissen copy of one.