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Charger with a figure carrying a vase

Date: c.1700-1720
Dimensions:
Overall: 7.8 x 40.8 cm (3 1/16 x 16 1/16 in.)
Medium: Delftware, tin glaze, lead glaze, press moulded, and thrown.
Credit Line: Gift of George and Helen Gardiner
Origin:England
Object number: G83.1.436
Description'Blue dash' charger, with a Chinese man standing and admiring a long-necked vase which he holds. In the background a church and European-style houses in yellow, blue and green. The 'blue-dash' border is to the everted rim. It is painted in the centre in yellow and blue with touches of brown.