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Armorial saucer

2006.44.1827.2 (RS98384)

Description

Armorial porcelain saucer with a white body and painted polychrome decoration with two coat-of-arms, one with an asymmetrical cartouche with three birds surmounted by a helmet with a bird with splayed wings, the other is an asymmetrical cartouche with three white roses on a blue ground surmounted by a helmet. Inner rim has a gold trefoil chain border.\n

Details

Maker
The Century House (Dealer)
Date
ca. 1750
Inscriptions
"Guaranteed Genuine / THE / CENTURY / HOUSE / 2 KING ST,. ST. JAMES. S.W.1" (printed)
"c. 1750 / Appleton / Onslow. / Tea cup & Saucer / 50 " (handwritten)
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 1/8 (H), 5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1827.2
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
173084
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