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Armorial saucer

2006.44.1842.2 (RS98407)

Description

Armorial porcelain saucer with a white body and painted polychrome decoration consisting of a coat-of-arms featuring a shield with two lions and a smaller shield in center surmounted by a helmet with a hand and dagger, below is a banner with a Latin inscription. Inner rim features a blue curtain swag border with gold tassels.\n

Details

Maker
The Century House (Dealer)
Date
1740-1760
Inscriptions
"c. 1745 / Arms of / Hendrick" (handwritten)
"MENS*CONSCIA*RECTI"
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
China
Descriptive terms
armorial (porcelain style)
Chinese export
porcelain
Saucer
saucers (plates)
Dimensions
1 1/4 (H), 5 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1842.2
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
173051
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