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    Sale 2261

    The Hodroff Collection, Part III

    21 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 238

    AN ARMORIAL COFFEE-POT AND COVER

    CIRCA 1740

    Price Realised  

    AN ARMORIAL COFFEE-POT AND COVER
    CIRCA 1740
    Of tapering cylindrical form with S-curved spout, one side painted with the arms of Fryer between grisaille and gilt flowers enriched in iron-red, the rims with scrolling lotus and spearhead bands, the conical cover with double knop finial
    10 in. high (25.3 cm.) high (2)


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    Provenance

    The Phil B. Cooke Collection, no. 390.


    Literature

    Howard, Chinese Armorial Porcelain, vol. I. p. 297, fig. G3.