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    Sale 5281

    The Sunday Sale

    9 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 113

    WILLIAM HENRY STOTHARD SCOTT (BRITISH, 1783-1850)

    Copperas gap, near Shoreham

    Price Realised  

    WILLIAM HENRY STOTHARD SCOTT (BRITISH, 1783-1850)
    Copperas gap, near Shoreham
    watercolour
    10½ x 14¼ in. (26.6 x 36.2 cm.)


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    'Copperas Gap' is the old name for Portslade-by-sea in the area of Brighton and Hove and refers to the production of copperas, or green vitriol, a substance used in the textile industry.

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