18 November 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 7,500
Estimate GBP 6,000 - GBP 8,000
A CHELSEA MELON TUREEN AND A COVER
Naturalistically modelled and painted in yellow and green, the entwined stem handle enriched in pale green glazes with yellow flower terminals (stem handle cracked and repaired, chipping to leaves and flower terminals, faint glaze crack to underside of cover, starcrack to base of tureen and and two further short glaze cracks, slight flaking to enamels)
6¾ in. (17.2 cm.) wide (2)
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