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Three Dated Tin-glazed Earthenware Plates

Auction:
3278M
Lot:
27
Sold for:
$2,583$2,100

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Auction:
American Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3278M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
August 11, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Three Dated Tin-glazed Earthenware Plates, probably Holland, early 18th century, two plates with a crown and hippogriff cartouche with interior monograms "IRM/1704" and "TAP/1700," the third plate decorated with an inverted heart with "ME/1709," dia. to 9 1/8 in.

Note: The crown and hippogriff cartouche is very similar to "Merry Man" plates thought to date to the 1680s. For more information see Amanda E. Lange, Delft at Historic Deerfield, 1600-1800 (Historic Deerfield, 2001), pp. 111-12.
Estimate $800-1,200


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