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    Sale 2818

    EUROPEAN NOBLE AND PRIVATE COLLECTIONS

    31 March - 1 April 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 467

    Two Chinese armorial teapots and associated covers for the English market

    QIANLONG (1735-1796)

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    Two Chinese armorial teapots and associated covers for the English market
    Qianlong (1735-1796)
    One of globular form, enamelled with the coat-of-arms of the family Fearon accolé with the family Eckford, within a gilt spearhead border at the rim, cover matched, chip to spout, 13.2 cm. high; and a melon-shaped teapot and a cover painted with possibly the coat-of-arms of Cromwell, the base painted and gilt with a monogram, applied with rope-twist handle, cover matched, frit, 15.5 cm. high (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    The property of a private european collector
    (lots 462-534)