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    Sale 7554

    European Ceramics and Glass Including the Property of a Collector

    31 March 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 90

    A VIENNA DINNER-SERVICE

    CIRCA 1803, THE PORCELAIN WITH VARIOUS DATE CODES FOR 1791-1803, BLUE SHIELD MARKS, VARIOUS PAINTER'S MARKS, PRESSNUMMERN AND INCISED LETTERS, THE VASES PROBABLY DOCCIA, EARLY 19TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A VIENNA DINNER-SERVICE
    CIRCA 1803, THE PORCELAIN WITH VARIOUS DATE CODES FOR 1791-1803, BLUE SHIELD MARKS, VARIOUS PAINTER'S MARKS, PRESSNUMMERN AND INCISED LETTERS, THE VASES PROBABLY DOCCIA, EARLY 19TH CENTURY
    Painted with scattered cornflower sprays within gilt line and green garland borders, gilt line rims, comprising:

    Two cylindrical ice-pails, pierced covers and liners on three fluted legs, paw feet and circular stepped plinth bases (one cover with shallow rim chip)
    A circular two-handled tureen, cover and circular spreading footed stand (small footrim chip to tureen)
    A circular two-handled tureen and cover, smaller
    Two oval two-handled monteiths
    Two circular two-handled tureens and covers (one tureen with slight rim chip)
    Two cylindrical two-handled ice-pails on spreading feet
    Two small oval two-handled tureens and covers (one tureen lacking handle)
    Two pierced oval two-handled baskets and stands (one basket with small footrim chip)
    Six oval dishes, in sizes
    Six circular dishes, in sizes (one of the smallest size with footrim chip)
    Two shaped triangular dishes
    Two triangular dishes, in two sizes
    A shaped square dish
    A square dish (cracked across and restuck)
    Two saucer dishes
    Two oval dishes
    Three oval dishes with everted rims
    Twelve soup-plates (one with rim chip, one with footrim chips)
    Thirty-four dinner-plates (two with rim chips, five with footrim chips)
    Five small two-handled oviform vases with caryatid handles, en suite, probably Doccia
    (some very slight wear to gilding throughout)


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    A similar service was sold in these Rooms on 8th November 1999, lots 171-178.

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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A NOBLEMAN