China, for export
ceramic; porcelain with overglaze enamels and gilt
Ex-collection Charles K. Davis of Fairfield, Connecticut; Horace Gordon, a Villanova, Pennsylvania, dealer; to the Dietrich American Foundation, Philadelphia; to the Fine Arts Committee through purchase
In a ribbon on the crest, the motto "EXCELSIOR;" the initials "EF" in the shield, thought to be those of Eliza Fisher
Funds donated by Mrs. Alexander O. Vietor
The Diplomatic Reception Rooms, U.S. Department of State, Washington, D.C.