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Royal Copenhagen Porcelain Coffee Service

Auction:
3000B
Lot:
584
Sold for:
$338$275

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3000B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 07, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Royal Copenhagen Porcelain Coffee Service, Denmark, late 20th century, each with white ground and black and gilt decoration, depicting silhouettes of American presidents and signers of the Declaration of Independence, each with factory marks to reverse, in a travel case, including an elongated octagonal tray of white ground with central cartouche depicting Thomas Jefferson and George Washington, ht. 1, wd. 14 1/2, dp. 11; a coffeepot with stepped lid with rosebud knop, ht. 7; a covered sugar bowl with rosebud knop, ht. 3, dia. 3 3/4; a creamer, ht. 3 5/8; four coffee cups, ht. 2 1/4; and four saucers, dia. 4 7/8 in.
Estimate $400-600

Finial to coffeepot badly chipped. Finial to sugar bowl with slight chipping.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Denmark

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