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Platter

Date:
1800–1810
Geography:
Made in China
Culture:
Chinese, for American market
Medium:
Porcelain
Dimensions:
11 7/8 x 14 11/16 in. (30.2 x 37.3 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. W. Murray Crane, 1954
Accession Number:
54.87.31
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 704
George Washington’s tomb is depicted on this platter, which exemplifies the patriotic affection and reverence for the country’s leaders that arose after the Revolutionary War.
Mrs. W. Murray Crane, New York
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