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    Sale 5323

    British Ceramics & Glass 1630-1830

    14 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 108

    A PAIR OF COALPORT BLUE-SCALE-GROUND FLOWER-POTS AND STANDS

    CIRCA 1815

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A PAIR OF COALPORT BLUE-SCALE-GROUND FLOWER-POTS AND STANDS
    CIRCA 1815
    Of tapering cylindrical form, the kylin handles richly-gilt, the waisted circular stands each supported on three lion's paw feet, perhaps outside decorated with flower-sprays and sprigs within mirror and vase shaped gilt cartouches, below gilt-band rims
    6 1/8 in. (15.5 cm.) high (4)


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    Cf. Michael Messenger, Coalport 1795-1926, (Woodbridge, 1995), p. 126, pls. 74 & 75 for a garniture of similar form attributed to the Mansfield Workshop of William Billingsley the detail of flower painting shows some similarities to the present lot.

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    Pre-Lot Text

    SOLD BY ORDER OF THE TRUSTEES OF THE 16TH VISCOUNT MOUNTGARRET WILL TRUST