Lot 384: AN ASSEMBLED GROUP OF SEVEN COZZI PLATES
CIRCA 1780 |
October 19, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: painted in the center with a ribbon-tied flower bouquet and scattered insects, comprising: four soup plates and three plates, anchor mark in red.
There is some very minor and occasional rubbing to the gilding and minor scratches to the enamels. Soup plates: occasional areas of firing-related mattness on the glaze. One soup plate with a tiny chip to the footrim and two very short haircracks on the footrim. One dinner plate has a very small chip to underside of the rim and an approximate 1-inch chip to the footrim. Otherwise in good condition.
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Dimensions: diameters 9 and 9 1/2 in.