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    Sale 2159

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art and Ceramics

    21 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 114

    FIVE MINTONS ORNITHOLOGICAL TURQUOISE-GROUND PLATES

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, PUCE CROWNED GLOBE AND FAINTLY IMPRESSED UPPERCASE MARKS, IRON-RED PATTERN NO. G 3711, RETAILER'S MARK FOR WILHELM & GRAEF, NEW YORK

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    FIVE MINTONS ORNITHOLOGICAL TURQUOISE-GROUND PLATES
    LATE 19TH CENTURY, PUCE CROWNED GLOBE AND FAINTLY IMPRESSED UPPERCASE MARKS, IRON-RED PATTERN NO. G 3711, RETAILER'S MARK FOR WILHELM & GRAEF, NEW YORK
    In the Aesthetic taste, each painted with a variant species of bird within a beaded gilt surround, the rim with a polychrome chevron border between further gilt bands
    9 5/8 in. (24.4 cm.) diameter (5)


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    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A MID-ATLANTIC PRIVATE COLLECTION (LOTS 114-117)