Plate (dishware)

A plate is a broad, concave, but mainly flat vessel on which fuid can be served.[1] A plate can an aa be uised for ceremonial or decorative purposes.

Cheenese blue-an-white porcelain plates, on display in the Topkapi Palace in Istanbul, Turkey


  1. Venable, Charles L.; et al. (2000). China and Glass in America, 1880-1980: From Table Top to TV Tray. New York: Harry N. Abrams. ISBN 0-8109-6692-1. Explicit use of et al. in: |first= (help)