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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 332

    AN ARMORIAL GINGER JAR

    CIRCA 1760

    Price Realised  

    AN ARMORIAL GINGER JAR
    CIRCA 1760
    Each side with accollée coats-of-arms and coronet on a rocaille shield flanked by trophies and emblems including a harp, an artist's palette and dividers, surmounted by love-birds, the underside with blue Qianlong seal mark, with a red lacquer cover
    9 in. (22.8 cm.) high, the porcelain (2)


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    The arms on the left are those of de Loynes, Comte d'Autroche, of Brittany. The arms on the right have not yet been identified.