18 June 2002
AN ARMORIAL DISH FOR THE SWEDISH MARKET
The broad everted rim enamelled in predominantly gold, blue and iron-red with an accollée coat-of-arms and coronet at the top dividing an elaborate border of regal geometric and floral panels, the centre enamelled with similar motifs forming a cruciform pattern
15¼ in. (39 cm.) diam.
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The arms are those of Governor Bengt Ribbing and Ulrika Eleonora Piper. See B. Gyllensvärd, Porslinet fran Kina, 1990, p.150, fig.307 for a plate from this service.
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