Object photography

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Object description

  • Chinese artist
  • Plate, 1722-1752
  • Ceramic, porcelain
  • Asia, China
  • H: 1 3/4 in, dia.: 10 1/4 in (H: 4.4 cm, dia.: 26.0 cm)
  • Gift of Mr. Philip Von Saltza, 1970
  • E52390

DESCRIPTION

The unusual armorial device is that of the Taube family of Sweden. Beneath a coronet is a tree stump from which issue two branches ending in large palmette-shaped leaves.