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    Sale 2130

    Chinese Export Porcelain

    21 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 79

    A SWEDISH MARKET ARMORIAL PLATE

    QIANLONG PERIOD

    Price Realised  

    A SWEDISH MARKET ARMORIAL PLATE
    QIANLONG PERIOD
    A large accollée coat-of-arms of Gyllenborg and Wright supported by pink beasts, intricate gilt and floral borders
    8¾ in. (22.2 cm.) diameter


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    J. Wirgin writes that Carl Gyllenborg (1679-1746) married Elisabet Derith Wright about 1710 (Fran Kina till Europa, Stockholm, 1998, p. 124).