Sold for £380
Condition of the plates are generally good to fair. There are chips to the rim throughout. Four plates have previous restoration to cracks. Two plates have small hairlines to base (approx 4cms each). Small section of loss to one plate. Some light surface wear throughout, in keeping with age and use, including to painted areas. Images available.
SET OF SIX LATE 19TH CENTURY CHINESE FAMILLE ROSE PLATES,
each with central reserve enamelled with a scene depicting courtly ladies, within a border of birds and foliage, 20cm diameter, along with two others (8)
Provenance: The William Mowat-Thomson Collection
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