• Lot 225

    A verte-imari armorial 'Province' shaving dish

    CIRCA 1720

    Price Realised  


    A verte-imari armorial 'Province' shaving dish
    Circa 1720
    Painted with a central coat-of-arms surmounted by a coronet and bearing the inscription 'Overijsel', flanked by large peony blooms and butterflies, the gilt brown-edged rim decorated with an underglaze blue trellis-pattern band reserved with various lobed cartouches of flowers, a goat, cockerels, a buffalo and fox, the top pierced for hanging
    26.9 cm. diam.

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    Dr. Anton Philips (1874-1951)
    by descent to Mrs. A.E.C. Otten-Philips
    and thence by descent