Saucer Dish


Qing dynasty (1644-1912), Qianlong period (1736-1795), About 1785

This service was made for John Schanck, Royal Navy, who was in charge of the naval establishment in Newfoundland. He was later attached to the army of General John Burgoyne and is best remembered for his naval victory against the American revolutionaries on Lake Champlain in 1776.