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    Sale 2808

    European Furniture, Clocks, Sculpture and Works of Art

    15 - 16 December 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 519

    An extensive French Niderviller 'aux barbeaux' dinner service

    1770-1793, MARKED WITH INTERLACED C'S AND PATTERN NUMBER 309 MARKS

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    An extensive French Niderviller 'aux barbeaux' dinner service
    1770-1793, marked with interlaced C's and pattern number 309 marks
    Decorated in blue and green enamels with scattered cornflowers, within gilt wavy rims, comprising: a pair of large two-handles oval bulging tureens and covers, 36.5 cm, wide; a pair of sauce-boats with scroll-handles, 24 cm. wide; a mustard-pot and cover, 6.5 cm. high; a butter-tub and cover, 14 cm. wide; a pair of oval two-handled openwork baskets and stands, some damage, the stands 26 cm. wide; a circular two-handled openwork basket and stand, the stand 26.5 cm. diam.; a pair of circular pierced strainers, 31.2 cm. diam.; a pair of deep circular serving dishes, 42 cm. diam.; a pair of circular serving dishes, 42 cm. diam.; a shallow bowl, 26.5 cm. diam.; six large dishes, 27.6-32.4 cm. diam.; fifteen oval serving dishes, 30.5-47 cm. wide; three lobed oval side dishes, 21 cm. wide; nine shallow side dishes, 17.5-22.9 cm. diam.; twenty-two soup plates, 24.5 cm. diam.; fifty-four dinner plates, 24.5 cm. diam.; two bowls and covers, 9-12 cm. high; eight coffee-cups and ten saucers; and four later circular tureens and covers with stamped retailer's mark A.C. Legrand/Rokin E 171 Amsterdam with similar decoration, 19.2 cm. diam., chips, cracks and frits (140)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    The Property of a Private European Collection