REF No. 5174
Chinese export porcelain famille rose meatdish


Qianlong period circa 1770
Length:  16 inches; 40.5cm

An unusual Chinese export porcelain famille rose meat dish following a Hoechst faience form and painted with a floral bouquet, the moulded border with scattered flowers.

This shape is rare in Chinese porcelain and copies a type made originally in the German factory of Hoechst, with the distinctive baroque moulding on the rim, itself probably derived from a silver rim moulding.



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Chinese export porcelain famille rose meatdish