Artist Chinese
Title
  • "Lowestoft" Platter
Date ca. 1780
Medium porcelain with polychrome enamel and gilding
Dimensions Overall: 11/16 × 10 1/16 × 6 13/16 inches (1.8 × 25.5 × 17.3 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase with funds from Robert H. Tannahill
Accession Number 48.332
Department European Sculpture and Dec Arts
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, lower center: KNOW THYSELF
by 1948, (D. M. & P. Manheim, New York, New York, USA);
1948, purchased for the DIA by Robert H. Tannahill [1893-1969];
1948-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)