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Premier Auction - Session I

Fri, Sep 16, 2022 09:00AM EDT
Lot 490

Pair of Chinese Export Armorial Serving Dishes

Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$100 $50
$1,000 $100
$2,000 $200
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

circa 1813, of lobed form, one with hand painted border of figures in leisurely pursuits, centered with medallions on ivory ground and depicting Arms of Clerke, written in Latin, "In remembrance of the victory of King Henry VIII at the Battle of the Spurs 1513", lobed foot, the other depicting ladies in artistic pursuits, bordered by figures in military pursuits, 11 in.

Provenance: Private Collection, Greenville, South Carolina

Condition

areas of loss to glaze, rubbing to gilt border, some losses to hand painted decoration, spotting, labels to base, firing flaws, in painting to central coat of armsĖœ