New York, Park Avenue
16 January 1999
A CHINESE EXPORT IRON-RED AND GILT PART DINNER SERVICE
Decorated with the 'sacred bird and butterfly' pattern, each piece showing a profusion of insects, birds, fruits and flowers, comprising:
A soup tureen, cover and stand, 12.7/8in. (32.7cm.) wide
Two graduated oval platters, 14 and 14in. (35.5 and 37.5cm.) wide
Seven dinner plates, 9in. (24.1cm.) diam.
Two soup plates, 9in. (24.7cm.) diam.
Five reticulated side plates, 8in. (20.3cm.) diam.
Nine dessert plates, 7.5/8in. (19.3cm.) diam.
Six breakfast cups and saucers
Four small saucers, 5.5/8in. (14.2cm.) diam.
Four assembled butter dishes, 6in. (15.8cm.) diam.
Together with an iron-red decorated crackle-glazed ginger jar with wood cover, 8in. (22.2cm.) high (48)
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