PAIR OF CHINESE EXPORT PORCELAIN ARMORIAL DISHES AND A PLATTER WITH THE ARMS OF LANGTON, CIRCA 1750.Est. $800-$1,200
Sold: $1,080 ($900)
Each painted with the crest and armorial of Langton of County Kilkenny in Ireland, the rim surrounded by a rouge-de-fer and gold shell and European scroll border with pendant vinery. Diameter of dishes 11 ½ inches, length of platter 15 inches.
Literature: David Sanctuary Howard, “Chinese Armorial Porcelain,” vol. I, p. 952, M3 and vol. II, p. 246, M3.