Rafael Osona's Annual Auction Catalog 2019 2016 - Page 27

88. RARE CHINA TRADE CARVED, PAINTED AND PARCEL-GILT AMERICAN EAGLE PLAQUE, 19th Century, the relief-carved eagle with old paint and gilding depicted astride a stars and stripes shield, olive branch and clutch of arrows in its talons, furled flags in the background, elaborate carved oval surround of a berried foliate border interspersed with Chinese ‘good fortune’ motifs and alternating with concentric rows of rope-twist patterns. Height 15 ½ in. Length 19 ½ in. Provenance: Sara Jo Kobacker Collection 89. PAIR OF CHINESE EXPORT FAMILLE ROSE MODELS OF PHOENIXES, late 19th/early 20th century, with impressed marks. Height 13 ¾ in. 90. 19TH CENTURY PATRIOTIC EAGLE EMBROIDERY, with fine silk thread embroidered American flags, stars, eagle, crossed cannons & cannon balls, anchor and Union and Confederate flags, ”E. Pluribus Unum” Banner and fine watercolor depicting a Civil War frantic on-deck battle with dozens of sailors, in period gilt frame. 48 ¼ in. x 32 ½ in. 24