Armorial saucer

Collection Type

  • Decorative arts

Date

1750-1770

GUSN

GUSN-172792

Description

Porcelain armorial saucer with white body and polychrome painted coat of arms in center with a blue and red shield and three birds, gold chain border around inner rim.

Details

Descriptive Terms

saucers (plates)
porcelain
Chinese export
armorial (porcelain style)
Saucer

Inscription

"Guaranteed Genuine. / THE / CENTURY / HOUSE / 2 KING ST,. ST. JAMES. S.W.1."
(printed)

Associated Building

Original to Phillips House (Salem, Mass.),

Related Items

Title Armorial teacup Accession Number 2006.44.1891.1

Maker

The Century House (Dealer)

Object Type

Food Service T&E

Dimensions

1 (H), 4 1/2 (diameter) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of the Stephen Phillips Memorial Charitable Trust for Historic Preservation

Accession Number

2006.44.1891.2

Places

China