A large blue and white Arita porcelain charger
Diameter: 53.5cm, 21.1 inches
The centre painted with a vase containing a display of Camellia flowers in an outdoor setting, the broad flat rim decorated with eight panels containing four repeating designs divided by ornamental tassels. The reverse painted with a scrolling band, the base with spur marks.
Porcelain for Palaces, British museum exhibition catalogue 1990, figure 31