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    Sale 1987

    Important European Furniture, Works of Art, Ceramics, Carpets, And Glass

    20 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 59

    TWO WORCESTER (FLIGHT, BARR & BARR) CRESTED GREEN-GROUND DISHES AND A CHAMBERLAIN'S WORCESTER ARMORIAL COBALT-BLUE GROUND DESSERT PLATE

    CIRCA 1820-1830, IMPRESSED CROWN AND INITIALS MARK AND PUCE AND IRON-RED PRINTED MARKS, RESPECTIVELY

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    TWO WORCESTER (FLIGHT, BARR & BARR) CRESTED GREEN-GROUND DISHES AND A CHAMBERLAIN'S WORCESTER ARMORIAL COBALT-BLUE GROUND DESSERT PLATE
    CIRCA 1820-1830, IMPRESSED CROWN AND INITIALS MARK AND PUCE AND IRON-RED PRINTED MARKS, RESPECTIVELY
    The first a shaped oval dish with the crest of O'Brien as borne by the Earls of Inchquin of an arm holding a dagger below the motto VIGUEUR DE DESSUS; the second a shaped plate with the grisaille Wilkinson crest of a dog seated among bulrushes; the cobalt-blue ground plate with the arms of Hullock impaling Martin above the motto TENTANDA VIA EST, the border with ivory-ground cartouches of roses within raised gilt scroll surrounds
    12 in. (30.4 cm.) long, the oval dish (3)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF LEO & DORIS HODROFF


    Exhibited

    Atlanta, Georgia, The Atlanta Historical Society, 1977-1985.