9 - 10 February 2016
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A PARIS PORCELAIN CUSTARD-GROUND COFFEE-POT AND COVER AND SIX PARIS (NAST) APRICOT-GROUND 'CRACKED ICE' ARMORIAL CUPS AND SAUCERS
FIRST QUARTER 19TH CENTURY, THE CUPS WITH IRON-RED NAST MARKS
The coffee-pot with eagle finial and griffin-head spout, supported by three monopodia beasts; the cups each initialed 'C' and a crest of upright wings an a baton, the saucers bearing a coat of arms and the motto MENS CONSCIA RECTI
The tallest 10 in. (25.4 cm.) high, the tallest
Anonymous sale; Christie's, New York, 18 May 2006, lot 578 (the coffee-pot).
Anonymous sale; Christie's, New York, 18 May 2006, lot 579 (the cups, part).
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