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  • Place of origin:

    China (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1755 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in underglaze blue with coat of arms

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr P. Cooke

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Dish, porcelain, painted in underglaze blue and enamels, in the centre with the arms of Edwards, Per bend sinister sable and ermine a lion rampant or, with Hanbury in pretence, or a band engrailed vert plain cotised sable; crest, A plume of three feathers argent, is of Edwards of Henlow; with floral swags below and above. The remaining designs consist of an irregular frieze round the outside, of scrolling elements filled with diaper patterns and scrolls, with peony scrolls and antique objects etc. round the sides. Inside round the rim is a cell diaper border and on the bottom a peony spray.

Place of Origin

China (made)


ca. 1755 (made)


Unknown (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in underglaze blue with coat of arms


Diameter: 23 cm

Descriptive line

Plate, porcelain, painted in underglaze blue and enamels with coat of arms, China, Qing dynasty, Qianlong reign period, ca. 1755

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

Howard, David Santuary. Chinese Armorial Porcelain. London: Faber and Faber Limited, 1974, p. 597




Painted; Glazed; Gilded

Subjects depicted

Coat of arms


Ceramics; Porcelain


East Asia Collection

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