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Plate

  • Place of origin:

    China (made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1730 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Unknown

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Porcelain, painted in coloured enamels and gilt

  • Credit Line:

    Basil Ionides Bequest

  • Museum number:

    C.72-1963

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

This plate was part of a dinner service specially ordered from China. The decoration shows the arms of Lee quartering Astley, with views of London and the Pearl River at Canton.

Physical description

This plate is decorated with the arms of Lee quartering Astley, with views of London and the Pearl River at Canton. It was part of a dinner service specially ordered from China.

Place of Origin

China (made)

Date

ca. 1730 (made)

Artist/maker

Unknown

Materials and Techniques

Porcelain, painted in coloured enamels and gilt

Dimensions

Diameter: 25.1 cm

Descriptive line

Cer, China, Qing, polychrome amorial

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

Clunas, Craig, ed. Chinese exports art and design. London:Victoria and Albert Museum, 1987, figure 3.

Categories

Food vessels & tableware

Collection

East Asia Collection

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