Lot 171
A Twenty-Three Piece Chinese Export Armorial Porcelain Partial Set
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
18th century, having a double cobalt blue "Nanking" border centering around a divided crest with arrows, a lion, and three diamonds surmounted by a large swan holding a diamond, set includes: twelve reticulated fruit plates (7.75 in.; five with crazing; one with hairline); two reticulated fruit platters (10.5 in.; one with fretting to rim; one with a rim chip); one handled reticulated fruit serving bowl (4.5 x 10.5 in.; glaze defect at rim); six shallow soup bowls (9.5 in.; one with rim chip; two with hairline cracks; one with restoration); two leaf shaped side plates (7.5 in.; rim chip to one).

Private Collection, Charlotte, North Carolina

Various Atlanta antique dealers including H Moog.

Wear and loss to gilt decoration on all.

$1,000 - 3,000