A CHINESE IMARI PART-DINNER SERVICE painted at the centre with a vase of flowers surrounded by three shaped lappets divided by flower-sprays, a Buddhistic lion and a pair of birds, comprising:
Five graduated oval dishes, from 28 to 26cm. wide
Twenty-one soup-plates, 23.5cm. diam.
Eighteen plates, 23.5cm.diam.
Three large saucer-dishes, 29.5cm. diam.
Three saucer-dishes, 23.5cm. diam.
Two dishes, 22cm. diam.
Two large plates, 27cm. diam.
(some cracks and chips), early 18th Century (54)