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    Sale 1957

    Chinese Export Art

    23 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 74

    A PAIR OF ARMORIAL SOUP PLATES

    CIRCA 1725

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF ARMORIAL SOUP PLATES
    CIRCA 1725
    A large coat-of-arms of Mertins impaling Peck beneath anchor crest and within a wide band of cell diaper on the well, the rims with richly enamelled floral band
    8¾ in. (22.2 cm.) diameter (2)


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    Provenance

    The collection of W. Quennell, Esq., Brandon House, Hampstead, sold Sotheby's London 22 June 1933
    By descent to the seller