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  • Place of origin:

    China (made)

  • Date:

    1723-1735 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Credit Line:

    Accepted by HM Government in lieu of Inheritance Tax and allocated to the Victoria and Albert Museum, 2005

  • Museum number:

    FE.297:1, 2-2005

  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 136, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 7, shelf 3 []

The yellow colour on this saucer is called 'imperial yellow', because it was reserved for use only in the Chinese imperial household in the 18th century.

Place of Origin

China (made)


1723-1735 (made)



Object history note

ex James Connell Collection

Descriptive line

Cer, China, Qing, monochrome, yellow


Food vessels & Tableware; Ceramics


East Asia Collection

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