Basket stand: china trade, monogramed "JG"

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Title:
Basket stand: china trade, monogramed "JG"
Date: 
ca. 1800
Medium: 
Porcelain
Classification: 
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 3/4 x 10 3/4 x 9 1/2 in. ( 4.4 x 27.3 x 24.1 cm )
Date End: 
1 800
Description: 
Oval porcelain basket stand with reticulated rim and decorated with a plain gold band at the rim and well and the initials "I.G." in script in the center.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Gouverneur Kemble
Object Number: 
1923.52
Gallery Label: 
This stand was made for Isaac Gouverneur (1749-1800), a New York merchant. It may have been presented to him as a gift for his fiftieth birthday as part of a dessert service.
Date Begin: 
1800
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group