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PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR

A Chinese Export Armorial Plate
Circa 1735
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 2,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT
512

PROPERTY OF A PRIVATE COLLECTOR

A Chinese Export Armorial Plate
Circa 1735
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 2,500 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A Chinese Export Armorial Plate
Circa 1735
painted with the arms of Sandilands quarterly impaling Hume, Pepdie, Polwarth and St. Clair, the rim with finely painted flowers in blue enamel and gilding.
diameter 9 in.; 22.8 cm
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Catalogue Note

Using at least ten different enamels, this service is often described as one of the most elaborate armorial services ever made (see David Howard and John Ayers, China for the West, Vol. II, p. 412, no. 412). For the arms see David Sanctuary Howard, Chinese Armorial Porcelain, Vol. 1, London, 1974, p. 308, H3.

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