Decorative Arts Auction

December 06, 2017

LOT 194

Lot 194

Two Chinese Export Porcelain Armorial Plates, c.1760

Two Chinese Export Porcelain Armorial Plates, c.1760
Lot 194 Details
Two Chinese Export Porcelain Armorial Plates, c.1760

of octagonal shape, painted in coloured enamels and gilt with the arms of Wolney(?) and another
rim chips
approx. diameter 9.1 in — 23 cm

Estimate $300-$500

Realised: $2,640
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Howard, David Sanctuary, Chinese Armorial Porcelain, volume I, page 385


Minor rim chips; Wolney plate oversprayed throughout

LOT 194

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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