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    Sale 7549

    British and Continental Ceramics and Glass

    18 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 21

    A BOW FIG BOX AND COVER AND ANOTHER FIG BOX AND A COVER

    CIRCA 1758, ONE WITH PAINTER'S NUMERAL 1 IN MANGANESE TO THE BASE AND INTERIOR OF COVER, THE SECOND WITH NUMERAL 2 TO INTERIOR OF COVER

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    A BOW FIG BOX AND COVER AND ANOTHER FIG BOX AND A COVER
    CIRCA 1758, ONE WITH PAINTER'S NUMERAL 1 IN MANGANESE TO THE BASE AND INTERIOR OF COVER, THE SECOND WITH NUMERAL 2 TO INTERIOR OF COVER
    Each naturalistically modelled and coloured in green and streaked with puce and brown, with brown stem finials issuing three leaves and puce flower terminalS (one base cracked and restored and sprayed to interior, stem finial lacking, other stem finial cracked and restuck, chipping to applied leaves and bud and very minor chipping to green glaze)
    4¼ in. (10.8 cm.) high (max.) (3)


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