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An English Porcelain ‘Dragons in Compartments’ Assembled Part-Dinner and Dessert Service, Late 18th/ 19th Century

Estimate:

7,000 - 10,000 USD

Property from a Park Avenue Private Collection

An English Porcelain ‘Dragons in Compartments’ Assembled Part-Dinner and Dessert Service, Late 18th/ 19th Century

An English Porcelain ‘Dragons in Compartments’ Assembled Part-Dinner and Dessert Service, Late 18th/ 19th Century

Estimate:

7,000 - 10,000 USD

Lot sold:

47,880

USD

Property from a Park Avenue Private Collection


An English Porcelain ‘Dragons in Compartments’ Assembled Part-Dinner and Dessert Service, Late 18th/ 19th Century


also known as the 'Bengal Tiger' pattern, vibrantly painted, comprising:

a pair of Chamberlain's Worcester crested ice-cream-pails, covers and liners;

a Chamberlain's Worcester square fruit bowl;

12 Minton dinner plates, 10 1/4 in., 29 cm diam.;

13 Worcester dessert plates, 8 3/4 in., 22.3 cm diam.;

a two-handled rectangular tray;

2 leaf-shaped pickle dishes;

2 Worcester fluted teabowls and saucers;

a Spode small plate;

a saucer;

and a small bough pot on stand;

together with a Chinese Export oval platter of the same design, 17 3/8 in., 44.2 cm wide. 42 pieces.


height of ice-cream-pails 10 ⅞ in.

27.7 cm

The finials of ice-cream-pail covers bolted and restored at terminals, the flange of one cover with two firing cracks, the other cover with a patch of restoration at rim approximately 4 in. wide, and some re-gilding on rim edge - This repair could be refreshed. 1 dinner plate with flat chip to underside. 1 dinner plate with restored re-stuck section of rim. The stand of the bough pot with two chips of rim re-stuck and a further flat chip. General scattered areas of wear to gilding consistent with age and use.


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