Lot 379: CHINESE EXPORT PORCELAIN FAMILLE ROSE ARMORIAL OCTAGONAL PLATE WITH THE ARMS OF HUNTER, CIRCA 1770.
October 25, 2016
Portsmouth, NH, USALive Auction
Description: Painted and gilt with the arms of Hunter and motto "SOLA BONA QUAE HONESTA" (These Things Alone are Good which are Honest)," a peony and bamboo border surrounding the well and the rim with floral garlands. Width 9 inches.Provenance: Northeast Auctions, Portsmouth, New Hampshire, August 17, 2014, lot 678.Literature: David Sanctuary Howard, "Chinese Armorial Porcelain," vol. II, p. 452, S6.