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    Sale 2261

    The Hodroff Collection, Part III

    21 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 221

    AN ARMORIAL TUREEN AND COVER

    CIRCA 1750

    Price Realised  

    AN ARMORIAL TUREEN AND COVER
    CIRCA 1750
    Of octagonal form flanked by gilt stylized dragon handles, painted front and back with the arms of Skinner, the cover twice with the griffin-head and hand crest and with gilt lotus finial, blue and white foliate or trellis patterned bands at the rims
    14¾ in. (37.3 cm.) wide, overall (2)


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    Provenance

    The Bullivant Collection; Phillips, London, 22 March 1988, lot 17.


    Literature

    Howard, The Choice of the Private Trader, p. 110, no. 105.