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Pair of Export Porcelain Armorial Plates

Auction:
2880B
Lot:
12
Sold for:
$615$500

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2880B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
February 27, 2016 10:00AM

Description:

Pair of Export Porcelain Armorial Plates, China, mid-18th century, the central quatrefoil medallion with European town scene, rim medallions with naturalistic and hunting scenes, and the arms of the Napier family, of Ballikinrany, Scotland, (hairline crack in the center of one plate), dia. 9 1/8 in.
Estimate $800-1,200


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Ballikinrany, China, Scotland, Chinese export porcelain, Chinese porcelain, Economic history of China, Plate, Quatrefoil

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