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Creil Transferware French Military Plates, Plus
4/12/2014 - Americana: Live Salesroom Auction
French, 19th century. A group of three Creil transferware plates depicting the French military, one titled Constantine / Lanciers / St. Jean D'Ulloa / Anvers, one titled Constantine / Marechal de Camp / St. Jean D'Ulloa / Anvers, and one titled Infanterie Legère, incised Creil on undersides, PLUS two Digoin & Sarreguemines French transferware plates depicting soldiers, one titled DEVINETTES 1 / A quel titre un enfant né hier peut-il servir dans un régiment?, the other titled Les Boers hissant des canons sur les hauteurs de Spionkop, the former marked with a shield surrounded by Digon & Sarreguemines / FRANCE / Comme Vivandière. / No 1, the latter marked with a shield surrounded by Digon & Sarreguemines and impressed L / 6 / 86 / bis, PLUS a French transferware plate of a soldier removing his pack, titled Les Volontaires / No 3. Valet De Chambre Tu Auras / Four Nettoyer Ton Fourniment, marked with a crowned shield and Opaque / Luneville, PLUS a French transferware plate of soldiers titled No 10 / Votre Fils Ira Loin!, unmarked, PLUS a French transferware plate titled Captivite De Napoléon A S Heléne / No 8 / Mort De Napoléon (5 Mai 1821), marked Creil et Montereau / Medailles D'or / L.M. & Co with an impressed T5; largest dia. 8 in.

Provenance:  
From the Estate of Kenneth Erwin, Portland, Michigan


Condition:  
Overall surface wear and scratches. One with discoloration to underside and part of rim. Some with chips to rim.
Sold: $240.00
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