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Armorial saucer

2006.44.1844.2 (RS98411)

Description

Armorial porcelain saucer with a white body and painted polychrome decoration of a coat-of-arms surmounted by a helment and lion and framed by orange and white foliate scrolls and a pink banner with a Latin inscription at bottom, inner rim features a link and diamond chain.\n

Details

Maker
The Century House (Dealer)
Date
1740-1760
Inscriptions
"c. 1750 / Arms of / Shard. / imp. Clarke" (handwritten)
"PEJUS / LETHO / FLAGITIUM"
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
7/8 (H), 4 1/2 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1844.2
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
173055
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