Set of twenty-one (21) Danish Royal Copenhagen porcelain items in the Blue Fluted Full Lace pattern including fifteen (15) deep plates, four (4) soup bowls with pierced and scalloped rims, one (1) milk pitcher, and one (1) coffeepot. All pieces marked on the base. Deep plates – 9 1/2" dia. Soup bowls – 9 3/4" dia. Coffeepot – 7 7/8" H. Pitcher – 7" H. All pieces 20th century. Provenance: a Middle Tennessee estate, by descent from Thomas G.B. Wheelock. Note: Thomas G.B. Wheelock was known as an astute collector of African Art and co-author of the book "Land of the Flying Masks: Art & Culture in Burkina Faso". He also inherited a sizeable collection of Asian, British, and military related antiques from his grandparents, Gilded Age tycoon George Briggs Buchanan of New York, and William and Margaret Wheelock, who owned a Scottish manor home known as Bunker Hill. (Margaret Carmichael Wheelock was also a founding partner of the fashion firm Farquharson & Wheelock in New York). See other related lots in this auction, including an archive containing receipts for furnishings for Bunker Hill. CONDITION: Overall good condition. Two bowls with small chip to rim. 2 3/4" hairline to one deep plate. Few areas of surface grime, firing flaws.
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