6. A Dutch colonial silver ‘plooischotel’ dish
A Dutch colonial silver 'pleat dish' dish
Maker's mark not identified, possibly O, Batavia, date mark W 1700-1730
The rim chased with nine lobes, each modeled with a large flower amongst palmettes, surrounding a large central flower. The reverse with an inscription in Javanese, the front with inscriptions and 55 3/4
Weight 1092.5 grams
diam. 43 cm
For a dish with comparable flowers on the lobes, with a flat centre, see: 'Silver from the time of the Dutch East India Company', Gemeentemuseum The Hague, 1999, no. 80., pp. 161-163.