165
165
A large Chinese export warming dish with cover and charger
China, Qing Dynasty, ca. 1820
Estimate
2,5003,000
LOT SOLD. 3,125 EUR
JUMP TO LOT
165
A large Chinese export warming dish with cover and charger
China, Qing Dynasty, ca. 1820
Estimate
2,5003,000
LOT SOLD. 3,125 EUR
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A large Chinese export warming dish with cover and charger
China, Qing Dynasty, ca. 1820
with the coat­-of-arms figuring an elephant and a tiger and the motto "Vizir du Royaume, soutien de l'Etat, Bahadur"
Quantity: 3
37 x 27 cm, 14 1/2  by 10 5/8  in. (warming dish)  
29 x 23,5 cm, 11 3/8  by 9 1/4  in. (charger)
 37 x 27 cm, 14 1/2&nbsp; by 10 5/8&nbsp; in. (warming dish)&nbsp;&nbsp;<br />29 x 23,5 cm, 11 3/8&nbsp; by 9 1/4&nbsp; in. (charger)
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Provenance

Certainly offered by the English East India Company to the future Shah Bahadur II, last Mughal emperor.

Literature

David Sanctuary Howard, Chinese Armorial Porcelain, vol II, p. 695 (an oval dish from the same service kept at the Winterthur Museum).

Sylvain Lévy-Alban : Rive Droite / Rive Gauche

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Paris