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  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    About 1710-20 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:


  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in underglaze blue and overglaze enamels

  • Credit Line:

    Given by H.M. King George V

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    Ceramics, Room 136, The Curtain Foundation Gallery, case 9, shelf 2

Physical description

Dish of porcelain, circular, saucer-shaped, with slightly fluted and wavy edge. Painted in the middle with the Royal Arms of England, below, the word 'ENGELANDT', and on either side, birds and foliage; border of ogee-topped compartments outlined in underglaze blue containing alternately figures and flowering plants in vases, in underglaze blue, red, green and manganese with touches of gold, the spandrils filled with cell diaper in red and green.

Place of Origin

Jingdezhen (made)


About 1710-20 (made)



Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in underglaze blue and overglaze enamels


Diameter: 38.4 cm

Descriptive line

Dish, porcelain painted in underglaze blue and overglaze enamels, China (Jingdezhen), Qing dynasty, about 1710-20

Bibliographic References (Citation, Note/Abstract, NAL no)

Kerr, Rose and Luisa E. Mengoni Chinese Export Ceramics London: V&A Publishing, 2011, p.49, pl.60

Labels and date

Painted in China with a garbled version of the Royal Arms of England.
Given by H.M. King George V [old label]





Subjects depicted

Diaper-work; Coats of arms; Figures; Floral scrolls


Ceramics; Porcelain


East Asia Collection

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