Chinese export porcelain tea caddy and cover, arms of Baldaia de Tovar, c. 1770, Qianlong reign, Qing dynasty

  • Antique Chinese porcelain

Very rare Chinese export porcelain tea caddy and cover decorated in opaque enamels of the famille rose palette with the arms of JOSÉ PAMPLONA CARNEIRO RANGEL BALDAIA DE TOVAR, c. 1770, Qianlong reign, Qing dynasty.

Illustrated:

•Portugal na Porcelana da China: 500 anos de comércio / Portugal in Porcelain from China: 500 years of trade, by A. Varela Santos, vol IV, p. 1208.

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 IV, pp. 1202/11;  

•Chinese Porcelain and the Heraldry of the Empire by N. Castro, p. 125.  

Stock Number: 5.5018