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One of two plates (see 69.390). Hexagonal sided, white ground. In center is coat of arms in shield shape showing three fishes and black chevron. Spread-winged orange bird at top. Scroll inscribed NEC QUAE RERE HONOREM NEC PERNERE. Surrounded by delicate flowers. Around edge is scallop of red...

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Credit Line

Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb

Chinese for export, 18th century,

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Diam: 9 1/2" (23.5 cm)

Accession Number

69.391

Medium or Technique

Hard paste porcelain, overglaze enamels

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain