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Dish

  • Place of origin:

    Jingdezhen (made)

  • Date:

    About 1710-20 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in underglaze blue and overglaze enamels

  • Credit Line:

    Given by H.M. King George V

  • Museum number:

    C.377-1926

  • 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)

Date

About 1710-20 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in underglaze blue and overglaze enamels

Dimensions

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]

Materials

Porcelain

Techniques

Painted

Subjects depicted

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

Categories

Ceramics; Porcelain

Collection

East Asia Collection

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