A porcelain serving dish from Yuet Tung China Works in Kowloon Bay, Hong Kong. Photo: Jonathan Wong
Family donates a treasured Chinese porcelain dinner set to the Smithsonian
  • Made in the Shanghai factory of Yuet Tung China Works, the last hand-painted porcelain producer in Hong Kong, the Canton Rose dinner set was a wedding gift
  • Produced for export, the porcelain’s pattern dates from the late Qing dynasty and is known for its brilliant colours and use of gold
12 Mar 2021 - 1:27PM