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  • Place of origin:

    China (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1765 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown (maker)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain painted in famille rose enamels

  • Credit Line:

    Given by Mr P. Cooke

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Plate, porcelain, of octangular shape with sloping flat rim, painted in famille rose enamels with the arms of Raymond with Webster accollée. Painted with a design of a scholar and three ladies with fans in a garden with bamboo and rocks to the left. Above the two shields. The dexter shield is of Raymond, Argent three bars sable, and the sinister Webster of Cheshire, Argent a cross patonce between four mullets sable; crest, A dester arm embowed in armour grasping a battle axe all proper. The crest surrounded in flowers. Round the rim are pointed sprays of peony, mallow, and otters.

Place of Origin

China (made)


ca. 1765 (made)


Unknown (maker)

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain painted in famille rose enamels


Diameter: 21.1 cm

Descriptive line

Dish, porcelain, painted in famille rose enamels with coat of arms, China, Qing dynasty, Qianlong reign period, ca. 1765

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

Howard, David Santuary. Chinese Armorial Porcelain. London: Faber and Faber Limited, 1974, p. 344




Painted; Glazed

Subjects depicted

Scholar; Rocks; Flowers; Garden; Battle axe; Ladies; Peony; Otter; Bamboo


Ceramics; Porcelain


East Asia Collection

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