18th C. Chinese Export Pseudo-Armorial Famille Rose Mug or Cann

18th C. Chinese Export Pseudo-Armorial Famille Rose Mug or Cann

$85.00Price

Century Chinese export famille rose porcelain mug or cann., circa 1790.

 

Dimensions: Approximately 3 ¼” tall.

 

Decoration:

Rim is decorated with a blue enamel gilt bordered band containing gold stars.

 

Body is decorated with a pseudo-armorial shield containing a flower and surrounded by floral swags. There is a dove crest.

 

It has intertwined rope handles.

 

The foot is bordered with blue lozenges.

 

The blue and gold star border is typical of pieces made for the american market.

 

Condition: Minor rubbing to border enamels, otherwise in excellent condition consistent with age and usage.