Octagonal Plate

Chinese export
about 1760


Object Place: East Asia, China for export

Accession Number

1982.95

Medium or Technique

Hard-paste porcelain

Not On View

Collections

Asia, Europe

Classifications

Porcelain

Hard-paste porcelain, polychrome enamels and gold, arms of Molleson of Scotland in center, motto FAX MENTIS HONESTAE GLORIA (Glory is the torch of a noble mind) in cartouch with Moor’s head; four floral sprays on rim, two gold spearhead borders. Unmarked.

Credit Line

Bequest of Janet M. Wolfson