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Armorial dinner plate

2006.44.1823.2 (RS98375)

Description

Armorial porcelain dinner plate with blue and white decoration comprising of a coat-of-arms with three parrot heads and a chevron surmounted by a helmet and framed with foliate scrolls. Border of a diaper pattern with four reserves enclosing landscape scenes. Rim features sprays of sprays of flowers and a parrot at top. Gilding along rim.\n

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1690-1720
Inscriptions
"THE CENTURY HOUSE GALLERIES / Guaranteed / Genuine / KNIGHTSBRIDGE. S.W.1." (printed)
"c. 1790 / Christopher Lethieullier / Sheriff of London. Died / 18 September 1728" (handwritten)
Associated Building
Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.).
Material
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Places
China
Descriptive terms
Chinese export
dinner plates
Plate, Dinner
porcelain
Dimensions
1 1/4 (H), 8 3/4 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
2006.44.1823.2
Credit Line
Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation
GUSN
173138
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