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    Sale 2130

    Chinese Export Porcelain

    21 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 87

    A PAIR OF CRESTED AND INITIALED URNS AND COVERS

    LATE 18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF CRESTED AND INITIALED URNS AND COVERS
    LATE 18TH CENTURY
    A large, molded-edge oval containing the wolf crest on one side and on the other the gilt script monogram MAD (?), all within grapevine and raised husk garland borders with pairs of pistol handles above, the square bases faux marbre, the rims studded with gilt bosses and the covers with gilt pinecone knops
    17 in. (43.2 cm.) high (4)


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