London, South Kensington
11 November 2005
A pair of famille rose and underglaze blue armorial plates, Qianlong, circa 1795
the central crest within borders of trailing flowers and foliage and geometric designs -- 11½in. (29.2cm) diam. (2)
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The arms are of Clifford of Chudleigh in Devon. See 'Chinese Armorial Porcelain', Vol. II, D.S Howard, p.415.
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