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    Sale 2261

    The Hodroff Collection, Part III

    21 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 231

    A PAIR OF SAMSON FAMILLE ROSE ARMORIAL BOTTLE VASES AND A CHINESE EXPORT SOUP PLATE

    THE VASES 19TH CENTURY; THE SOUP PLATE CIRCA 1730

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF SAMSON FAMILLE ROSE ARMORIAL BOTTLE VASES AND A CHINESE EXPORT SOUP PLATE
    THE VASES 19TH CENTURY; THE SOUP PLATE CIRCA 1730
    Each painted with the arms of Cruikshank above the motto PER ARDUA BONUM, all surmounted by the rose crest
    10¼ in. (26 cm.) high and 8 7/8 in. (22.5 cm.) diameter (3)


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    Literature

    Howard, The Choice of the Private Trader, p. 207, no. 242 (the vases).