Decorative Arts Auction

June 15, 2015

LOT 122

Lot 122

Chelsea-Derby Oval Platter, c.1775

Chelsea-Derby Oval Platter, c.1775
Lot 122 Details
Chelsea-Derby Oval Platter, c.1775

painted on the centre with a colourful flower spray and scattered sprigs, the rim with larger sprigs and scroll borders on a white and gilt ermine ground
length 18" — 45.7 cm.
incised N1, painted anchor mark in gilt

Estimate $300-$400

Realised: $516.60
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


A little wear to some sprigs on the centre; gold anchor mark has been partly erased

LOT 122

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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