Assembled Set of Twelve Chinese Enamel Plates
Each decorated with flowers, birds and butterflies. Diameter 9 3/4 inches (24.7 cm).
C The Noel and Harriette Levine Collection
Estimate: $200 - $400
Sold for $375 (includes buyer's premium)
Additional Notes & Condition Report
Each plate appears to be in generally good condition; the top side of each plate center has scuff marks and scratching; the cobalt colored borders have a dulled almost matte finish appearance; a few of the cobalt borders have small pinhead size losses to the enamel (not many), notably, close to the rim edges; the underside enamel is apple green in coloration and the enamel appears to be in nice clean condition; no apparent dings or dents to the bodies; each plate has a foliate decorated border and the colors vary to this foliate decoration as follows: three have green foliate decoration; three have turquoise colored foliate decoration; three plates have pale yellow-green foliate decorated borders and a pink inner band; one plate has a pale-yellow green foliate decorated border and a pale yellow inner band; and two plates have bright deep yellow foliate decorated borders; all plates have a cobalt colored ground on the borders; all have an apple green colored enameled underside
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