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Lot 508: CHINESE EXPORT OCTAGONAL ARMORIAL PLATE WITH ROYAL COAT OF ARMS, ca. 1780

Fine and Decorative Asian Works of Art

by Grogan & Company

27 October 2016

Boston, MA, USA

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  • CHINESE EXPORT OCTAGONAL ARMORIAL PLATE WITH ROYAL COAT OF ARMS, ca. 1780
  • CHINESE EXPORT OCTAGONAL ARMORIAL PLATE WITH ROYAL COAT OF ARMS, ca. 1780
  • CHINESE EXPORT OCTAGONAL ARMORIAL PLATE WITH ROYAL COAT OF ARMS, ca. 1780
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Description: CHINESE EXPORT OCTAGONAL ARMORIAL PLATE WITH ROYAL COAT OF ARMS, ca. 1780
bearing the crowned Arms quarterly of Scotland, France, Ireland, and Hanover being held aloft by a Lion and a Unicorn; diameter: 9 1/2 in.

Provenance: Property of a Boston Family

Other Notes: Plate bears an extensive label on verso stating that the plate came from a service made in 1780 for His Royal Highness Prince William Henry, (b. 1742) the 1st Duke of Gloucester & Edinburgh, and brother to King George III. The Duke lived at Gloucester House, London until his death in 1805 and the porcelain service remained at Gloucester House until 1904.

Condition Report: plate broken in half and restored; several rim repairs


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