Chinese for export
Legacy dimension: Diam: 9 1/2" (23.5 cm)
Medium or Technique
Hard paste porcelain, overglaze enamels
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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 beading with decoration of red and purple flowers alternating with various insects. Gold twist design around edge of bowl.
Gift of Miss Aimée and Miss Rosamond Lamb