Plate, Kangxi c.1720, arms of Rudge quartering Delafosse
Plate, c.1720, with the arms of Rudge quartering Delafosse. Made for John Rudge of Tottenham and the Manor of Evesham, a London merchant and director of the Bank (chairman 1713-15), Deputy Governor of the South Sea Company, and MP for Evesham until his death in 1740.
Reference : Howard, David S.; Chinese Armorial Porcelain, Volume II, p.147
Howard, David S.; A Tale of Three Cities, pp.99-100