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Description

Primary border wavy blue band with gold sunbursts, thin red band and blue, gold and red pseudo-spearhead band; secondary border: blue and gold husk chain; main decoration: doves perched on twisted rope with branch between their beaks in oval framed in blue enamel with gold stars, edged in wavy red and gold. C355: ear-shaped handle, flaring body and heraldic device opposite handle.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1770-1810
Location of origin
China
Material
enamel paint
painting (coating)
porcelain
Object type
Food Service T&E
Descriptive terms
Chinese Export
Chinese export
Coat-of-Arms
coats of arms
Dove
doves
Enamel
enamel paint
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Husk
husk (motif)
Painted
painting (coating)
Porcelain
porcelain
Spearhead
spearheads
Star
stars
Sunburst
sunbursts
TEAPOT
teapots
Dimensions
3.625 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1933.6390.3
GUSN
7162
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