Dish, Qianlong c.1740, arms of Topham quartering Bourchier
Dish, c.1740, with the arms of Topham quartering Bourchier. Possibly for a relative of Richard Bourchier, Governor of Bombay 1750-60, son of Charles Bourchier, MP for Armagh who is buried at Clontarf, Co. Dublin.
Reference : Howard, David S.; Chinese Armorial Porcelain, Volume I, p. 248
Condition : Tiny edge chips filled; retouching to gold scrollwork in rim cartouches, otherwise perfect.