540
540

PROPERTY OF A NEW YORK COLLECTOR

A Canton Famille-Rose Large Saucer-Dish for the Persian Market
1879-80
Estimation
1 5002 500
Lot. Vendu 3,125 USD (Prix d’adjudication avec commission acheteur)
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540

PROPERTY OF A NEW YORK COLLECTOR

A Canton Famille-Rose Large Saucer-Dish for the Persian Market
1879-80
Estimation
1 5002 500
Lot. Vendu 3,125 USD (Prix d’adjudication avec commission acheteur)
ACCÉDER AU LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A Canton Famille-Rose Large Saucer-Dish for the Persian Market
1879-80
the center with a gilt Persian inscription and date encircled by a diaper border within alternating panels of birds among flowers and figures, reserved on a blue floral ground, with two further narrow diaper borders at the rim.
diameter 13 in.; 33 cm
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Description

The center inscription reads: Commissioned by His Excellency, the Auspicious, the most Glorious, the Most high, the Most noble, the Eminent Sultan Mas’ud Mirza Yamin al-Dawla Zill al-Sultan’and is dated 1297 AH (1879-80 AD). A larger example from the service is published in Geoffrey A. Godden, Oriental Export Market Porcelain, Beccles and London, 1979, p. 194, pl. 10.

Important Americana

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New York