Chinese export porcelain plates,arms of Noronha Coutinho c. 1770, Qianlong reign, Qing dynasty - THREE LEFT

  • Antique Chinese porcelain

Rare and fine Chinese export porcelain set of six plates, decorated in opaque enamels from the famille rose palette with the arms of D. DIOGO JOSÉ VITO DE MENESES NORONHA COUTINHO, c. 1770, Qianlong reign, Qing dynasty.

Width: 23 cm, 9 in.

For the arms see:

•Portugal na Porcelana da China: 500 anos de comércio / Portugal in Porcelain from China: 500 years of trade, by A. Varela Santos, vol III, pp. 922/931; 

•Chinese Porcelain and the Heraldry of the Empire by N. Castro, page 130. 

Stock Number: 5.4041