Saucer, Chinese of Rank

Item Number:  T193
Shape Type: Saucer
Pattern Name: Chinese of Rank
Date: c. 1800-1810
Dimensions:  D 5.5″
Maker: Spode
Maker’s Mark: Workman’s MarkDescription:
An earthenware deep saucer dish printed in blue underglaze with the Chinese of Rank pattern. This is a very rare pattern by Spode. The only two other pieces are known with a Spode mark.  Spode relied on an original source print for this pattern and the pattern was given the same name as the source print.  An original copy of this source print is also included in this collection. See M111 Chinese of Rank.  This example has a Spode Workman’s mark, Copeland’s mark WMT10.
Condition: Very Good.