Dish with the Arms of Pulteney by Unknown Artist

Chinese armorial dish decorated with the arms of the Pulteney family in the centre and the crest of Pulteney four times on the rim.


Ceramic with gilding & enamel
Diameter: 26.7 cm
Art Fund grant:
£2,500 ( Total: £6,000)
Acquired in:
Heirloom & Howard

The border has gilt flowers and foliage. Diameter 26.7 cm.


Made for William Pulteney, created Earl of Bath in 1742; been in the Phil Cooke collection since the 1930s.

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Museum of East Asian Art 12 Bennett Street, BATH Somerset BA1 2QJ 01225 464640

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