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Chinese for Export. King-te-chen. Large, decorated in blue and gold. Medallion in center of bottom representing Virtues. Blue ribbon in festoons around rim; three medallions with motto "We by dying life attain" and date 1795; masonic emblems of square, calipers, rule, etc., at intervals. Monogram...

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Credit Line

In memory of Dr. Gorham Bacon presented by his daughter, Mrs. R. M. H. Harper

1795

Object Place

China for export

Dimensions

23.5 cm (9 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

40.243

Medium or Technique

Porcelain

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Ceramics, Porcelain