Part dinner service, enamelled with Drummond Arms, comprising: 1 tureen with lid, 30 Dinner plates, 29 soup bowls, 10 inch oval liner with odd lid, 2 round bowls, oval dish-platters - 1 x 18in, 1 x 16in, 2 x 13½in, 1 x 12in and 1 x 10in (71 including lids) Old chips/cracks and restoration
Lot 350
A famille rose armorial part dinner service Circa 1790
£6,000 - 8,000
US$ 10,000 - 13,000
Auction Details
Lot Details
The Property of a Gentleman
A famille rose armorial part dinner service
Circa 1790
Each enamelled at the centre with the arms of Drummond, the part service comprising: a tureen and cover lid; thirty dinner plates; twenty-nine soup bowls; an oval vegetable dish and a cover; two circular bowls; and eight oval dishes of five different sizes. (71).

Footnotes

  • The arms are identified as those of Drummond of London. See D.S.Howard, Chinese Armorial Porcelain, Vol.II, London, 1974, p.757, fig.W6, where it is noted that a part dinner service of thirty-eight pieces bearing these arms was sold at Sotheby's London, 15 February 1953.
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