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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 326

    AN ARMORIAL SOUP PLATE

    CIRCA 1735

    Price Realised  

    AN ARMORIAL SOUP PLATE
    CIRCA 1735
    The center enamelled with the arms of Tylney and Child quarterly above the motto IMITARI QUAM INVIDERE, the rim with four sprays of gilt and iron-red flowering branches
    9 1/8 in. (23.1 cm.) diameter


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    In 1731 Richard Child, 3rd Baronet, was created Earl Tylney. His father, Josiah Child, had been a governor of the East India Company in the 17th century. See D.S. Howard, Chinese Armorial Porcleain, vol. 1, p. 393.