Export Porcelain Armorial Plate - Asian
Export Porcelain Armorial Plate
A superb and rare Armorial Plate, of octagonal shape, decorated with the Arms of Burgh quartering Basville impaling Chambers, with a floral spray in the center, including a rose, a peony, chrysanthemums, and a tulip, with scrollwork along the border. Porcelain with enamel colours and gilding, Chinese, c. 1755.
Illustrated in David Sanctuary Howard. Chinese Armorial Porcelain, Volume II, 2003, p. 243.