21 January 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 2,750
Estimate USD 2,500 - USD 3,500
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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Fuchs and Howard, Made in China, p. 155, no. 99 (the barber's bowl) and p. 84, no. 45 (the platter).
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