Lot 371: CHINESE EXPORT PORCELAIN ARMORIAL PLATTER WITH THE ARMS PROBABLY OF SAYER, CIRCA 1765.
October 25, 2016
Portsmouth, NH, USALive Auction
Description: Painted and gilt with the crest of a demi-lion rampant argent and armorial, the rim with floral sprays and sprigs and within a rouge-de-fer spearhead border. Length 17 1/2 inches.Literature: David Sanctuary Howard, "Chinese Armorial Porcelain," vol. I, p. 515, P23: Sir Algernon Tudor-Craig, "Armorial Porcelain of the Eighteenth Century," p. 85.