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    Sale 5323

    British Ceramics & Glass 1630-1830

    14 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 109

    A PAIR OF COALPORT FLOWER-POTS AND STANDS

    CIRCA 1810

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF COALPORT FLOWER-POTS AND STANDS
    CIRCA 1810
    Of tapering cylindrical form, the kylin handles painted to simulate bronze, the waisted circular stands each supported on three lion's paw feet, probably London decorated in matt-brown, black and gilding with classical scenes of females and putti, the reverse with an urn below gilt lappet-shaped panels
    5 1/8 in. (13 cm.) high (4)


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    Cf. Geoffrey A. Godden, Coalport and Coalbrookdale Porcelains, (London, 1970), pl. 31 & colour plate I for examples of this decoration including the 'Star of the Garter' service tentatively attributed to Baxter's or Mortlock's studios.

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