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    Sale 1958

    The Hodroff Collection, Part II Chinese Export Porcelain From The Collection Of Leo & Doris Hodroff

    23 January 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 340

    A TWO-HANDLED DOUBLE-LIPPED ARMORIAL SAUCEBOAT

    CIRCA 1740

    Price Realised  

    A TWO-HANDLED DOUBLE-LIPPED ARMORIAL SAUCEBOAT
    CIRCA 1740
    Of silver shape, the interior enamelled with the arms of Major James Johnson of Nethercourt and Margate in Kent, the spouts decorated en grisaille and gilt with peacock crests, the exterior rim with a du Paquier style border
    9¼ in. (23.4 cm.) long, overall


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    Provenance

    The Mildred R. and Rafi Y. Mottahedeh Collection, Sotheby's, New York, 19 October 2000, lot 284


    Literature

    Howard and Ayers, op. cit., p. 417, pl. 416


    Exhibited

    Virginia Museum, 1981-82