17 June 2003
A FAMILLE ROSE ARMORIAL PLATE FOR THE SCOTTISH MARKET
Decorated at the centre with the arms, helmet and crest of Bannatyne with the motto NEC CITO NEC TARDE, within gilt spearheads in the well and four bird and landscape cartouches at the border
9 in. (23 cm.) diam.
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See D. S. Howard, Chinese Armorial Porcelain, London, 1974, p. 314 for a service with these arms, although with slight variations to the well and border designs.
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