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    Sale 2261

    The Hodroff Collection, Part III

    21 January 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 242

    TWO BLUE AND WHITE ARMORIAL WARES

    CIRCA 1730 AND 1800

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    TWO BLUE AND WHITE ARMORIAL WARES
    CIRCA 1730 AND 1800
    Both of oval form, the first a barber's bowl centering lotus growing beneath a willow tree, the rim with the crest of Nicholson of Ireland among further peony blooms; the second a platter with the arms of the Honorable East India Company of England, the rim with a 'Fitzhugh' border
    13¾ in. (34.9 cm.) wide (2)


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    Literature

    Fuchs and Howard, Made in China, p. 155, no. 99 (the barber's bowl) and p. 84, no. 45 (the platter).