Skinner Website
Skinner WebsiteOnline
April 12, 2021 12:00 PM - April 22, 2021 07:00 PMCalender

Meissen Porcelain Rothschild Bird Partial Dinner Service

Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3600TLocation: MarlboroughDate / Time: April 12, 2021 12:00PM


Meissen Porcelain Rothschild Bird Partial Dinner Service, Germany, early 19th century, each with gilt trim and polychrome enameled birds and insects within foliate festoon and ribbon borders, including a covered soup tureen and stand, stand lg. 15 1/4; two covered oval bowls, lg. 8 1/4; two triangular serving dishes, lg. 11 1/2; two square serving dishes, lg. 7 3/4; two square serving dishes, lg. 10 1/4; four leaf-shaped dishes, lg. 9 1/4; two shaped oval trays on scrolled feet, lg. 10; two shaped circular trays on scrolled feet, dia. 9 5/8; eight candleholders, ht. 3 1/2; two shallow serving bowls, dia. 8 1/8; two wine coasters, dia. 5 3/4; serving bowl, dia. 10 1/2; nine demitasse cups and eight saucers, saucer dia. 4 3/4; and sixteen plates, dia. 9 1/4 in.; crossed swords and star marks.

Provenance: Ker Arvor, Newport, Rhode Island.
Estimate $7,000-9,000

Very light and scattered gilt rim wear throughout.
Scattered small chips to florets on figural covers. A chip to each of three leaf dishes; soup tureen with clean break in half and museum repair; one square dish with sizable rim chip and associated hairline; five candlesticks with scattered rim chips.

Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. 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 shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.