Decorative Arts

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January 31, 2019 at 2:00 pm ET

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LOT 108

Lot 108

Davenport Ornithological Dessert Service, mid-19th century

Davenport Ornithological Dessert Service, mid-19th century
Lot 108 Details
Davenport Ornithological Dessert Service, mid-19th century

comprising ten pieces: 8 plates and 2 oblong dishes
plates diameter 9.3 in — 23.5 cm
printed ribbon and anchor marks in underglaze blue, painted pattern numbers 1121 and titles in red script

Estimate $400-$600

Realised: $660
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Estate of Joyce Mulock, Newmarket


minor crack

LOT 108

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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