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    Sale 1983

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art And Ceramics

    9 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 38

    A ROYAL COPENHAGEN 'FLORA DANICA' PART DINNER SERVICE

    20TH CENTURY, BLUE WAVE AND GREEN PRINTED MARKS

    Price Realised  

    A ROYAL COPENHAGEN 'FLORA DANICA' PART DINNER SERVICE
    20TH CENTURY, BLUE WAVE AND GREEN PRINTED MARKS
    Each finely painted with a botanical specimen, identified in Latin on the underside, within a border of gilt-outlined panels alternating with bosses suspending leaves, a gilt beaded border and further gilt serrated rim, comprising:
    Two round soup tureens and covers, shape no. 3562
    Two vegetable dishes and covers, shape no. 3567
    Two monteiths, shape no. 3531
    Two round bowls, shape no. 3505
    Two oval platters, shape no. 3520
    Twenty-four large pierced dinner plates, shape no. 3574
    Twenty-five pierced dinner plates, shape no. 3554
    Fifteen dinner plates, shape no. 3549
    Eight large soup plates, shape no. 3545
    Sixteen smaller soup plates, shape no. 3546
    Twenty-six two-handled soup cups and saucers, shape no. 3612
    Nineteen bread and butter plates, shape no. 3552
    Eighteen butter pats, shape no. 3501
    18¼ in. (46.3 cm.) long, the platters (191)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF LEONA M. HELMSLEY (LOTS 1-41)