REF No. 6769 GG
GG: Pair of Chinese Pseudoarmorial porcelain dinner plates
Qianlong period circa 1740-50
Diameter: 9 inches; 23cm
from the Golden Gate Collection
A pair of Chinese export porcelain dinner plates with a marriage double shield, with monograms AC & ME, with Neptune and Venus, the rim with blue and gilt flowers.
It is not known who these were made for but they resemble similar examples made for the Danish market..
References: Brawer 1992, p45, a plate in the Chazen Museum in Madison, Wisconsin; Phillips 1956, pl 41, a plate.