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Extensive Paris Porcelain Armorial Decorated Dessert Service

Auction:
2313
Lot:
284
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$23,500$20,000

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2313
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 08, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Extensive Paris Porcelain Armorial Decorated Dessert Service, France, 19th century, each with gilt trim, burgundy red ground and polychrome decorated cartouches featuring an armorial crest with motto below "Nil Temere, Neque Timore" (nothing rashly, nor with fear), fruits and flowers, including twenty-six floral plates, dia. 9 5/8; twenty-one fruit plates, dia. 9 5/8; four low compotes with fruits, four with flowers; four tall compotes with fruits, three with flowers; two three-tier compotes; four pierced circular fruit bowls, dia. 9 1/2; large pierced oval fruit bowl, lg. 17 in.; two covered sauce boats with attached underdishes; seventeen coffee cups; eighteen saucers; most enamel signed on the reverse "Boyer rue de la paix".
Estimate $3,000-5,000

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Extensive Paris Porcelain Armorial Decorated Dessert Service, France

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