Octagonal Tureen Stand with Manning of Norfolk Armorial Crests and Leaf Border, China, porcelain with overglaze enamels and gilding, export ware

Octagonal Tureen Stand with Manning of Norfolk Armorial Crests and Leaf Border

China

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

The arms of Manning of Norfolk decorate this large tureen stand. This is possibly the family of William Manning, who is properly known as the Mannings of Codham and Kent and Diss in Norfolk, England.