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Nawab of Balawalpur Plate

  • Museum number

    6499

  • Description

    The Nawab of Bahawalpur had a service produced for him in the 1930s. The design follows that of typical armourial ware, with the coat of arms of the Nawab of Bahawalpur (a region of Pakistan) with their motto in Persian: 'the faithful friend'. The plate is Prince shaped, and in Bone China with black ground and printed gold and green enamel. The lower two quarters of the crest are reversed.

  • Date made

    1932

  • Material

    Bone China

  • Factory mark

    Royal Worcester

  • Mark type

    Printed

  • Pattern number

    Z1174

  • Provenance/assession

    Royal Worcester Porcelain Works

  • Shape name

    Prince

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