London, South Kensington
18 July 2002
A FAMILLE ROSE ARMORIAL OCTAGONAL DISH
PAINTED AND GILT WITH A CENTRAL CREST DEPICTING A LION RAMPANT BETWEEN THREE CROSSES, SURMOUNTED BY AN OSTRICH HEAD AND NECK SUPPORTING AN AZURE CORONET -- 9¼IN. (23.5CMS) WIDE, (CRACKED).
THE ARMS ARE OF KING. SEE 'CHINESE ARMORIAL PORCELAIN', D.S HOWARD, PAGE 654.
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