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Chinese export porcelain spoon tray with shaped walls and scalloped rim decorated in opaque enamels from the famille rose (fencai) palette ,
 Yongzheng reign

Stock Number: 3784

Chinese export porcelain spoon tray with shaped walls and scalloped rim decorated in opaque enamels from the famille rose (fencai) palette with a profusion of delicate flowers,
c. 1730, Yongzheng reign, Qing dynasty. 3.4081

Illustrated: 100 Years of Chinese Export Porcelain, by A. Varela Santos, 2014/2015, cat. 120.

Spoon tray is a European form and, as its name indicates, was meant to hold the communal silver spoon at the tea table.

中國外銷瓷粉彩褶壁葵口茶匙盤, 紋飾滿繪 精緻花朵, 約1730年, 清雍正

插图: 《百年中国外销瓷》 阿.瓦瑞拉.桑托斯, 2014/2015, 目录 120。

◆ 茶匙盤是一歐洲器型, 顧名思義, 其用途是在茶桌上盛放共用銀質茶匙。