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October 6, 2016 4:00PMCalender

Twelve Royal Copenhagen "Flora Danica" Porcelain Large Plates

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2940B Location: Boston Date / Time: October 07, 2016 10:00AM


Twelve Royal Copenhagen "Flora Danica" Porcelain Large Plates, Denmark, second half 20th century, white ground with polychrome botanical specimens, crenellated gilt rims, factory marks to underside with Latin inscription, dia. 11 3/4 in.
Estimate $1,200-1,800

All with Latin inscriptions to underside as follows on each: "Anemone Hepatica L.," "Rubus castoreus Laest.," "Astragalus glycyphyllus L.," "Veronica officinalis L. var. glabrata.," "Berberis vulgaris L.," "Stenactis annua Cass.," "Rosa carelica Fr.," "Polygonum minus Huds.," "Impatiens Noli tangere L.," "Pyrus communis L.," "Melandrium triflorum J. Vahl," "Rubus glandulosus Bell."

Some with surface wear and scuffs/abrasions to surfaces and wear to gilding.

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