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    Sale 1958

    The Hodroff Collection, Part II Chinese Export Porcelain From The Collection Of Leo & Doris Hodroff

    23 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 397

    A NEOCLASSICAL URN AND COVER

    CIRCA 1790-1800

    Price Realised  

    A NEOCLASSICAL URN AND COVER
    CIRCA 1790-1800
    Of European silver shape, decorated front and back with pink-ground medallions featuring busts wearing olive-wreaths within a foliate radiating surround, the entwined strap handles with berried terminals, the stepped base with fluted iron-red and purple bands, the cover with stem finial
    14¼ in. (36.1 cm.) high (2)


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    Provenance

    The Mildred R. and Rafi Y. Mottahedeh Collection, Sotheby's, New York, 19 October 2000, lot 356


    Literature

    D.S. Howard and J. Ayers, op. cit., vol. II, pp. 558-559, pl. 577