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.

Details

Medium:
Ceramic with gilding & enamel
Dimensions:
Diameter: 26.7 cm
Art Fund grant:
£2,500 ( Total: £6,000)
Acquired in:
1998
Vendor:
Heirloom & Howard

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

Provenance

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

Venue details

Museum of East Asian Art 12 Bennett Street, BATH Somerset BA1 2QJ 01225 464640 www.meaa.org.uk

Entry details

Free with National Art Pass (standard entry £5)

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