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    Sale 5745

    The Country House Sale: Pomfret House and Tetworth Hall

    5 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 379

    A COPLELAND & SONS EARTHENWARE PART SERVICE DESIGNED BY LIONEL EDWARDS

    CIRCA 1925-35, PRINTED RETAILER'S MARK 'SPECIALLY DESIGNED BY LIONEL EDWARDS. MANUFACTURED BY W.T COPELAND & SONS ENGLAND. SOLELY FOR SOANE & SMITH LTD, OXFORD STREET LONDON W1' AND IMPRESSED FACTORY MARK

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    A COPLELAND & SONS EARTHENWARE PART SERVICE DESIGNED BY LIONEL EDWARDS
    CIRCA 1925-35, PRINTED RETAILER'S MARK 'SPECIALLY DESIGNED BY LIONEL EDWARDS. MANUFACTURED BY W.T COPELAND & SONS ENGLAND. SOLELY FOR SOANE & SMITH Ltd, OXFORD STREET LONDON W1' AND IMPRESSED FACTORY MARK
    Printed and painted with twelve named and numbered fox-hunting scenes, within a gilt-line border and simulated wood to the shaped rims, comprising: two circular footed bowls, two square dishes, two oval dishes, nineteen plates, fourteen demi-tasse coffee cups and fifteen saucers
    The square dishes 8 3/8 in. (21.2 cm.) wide (53)


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    Each of the scenes depicts a well-know hunt at stages of the day

    Full Cry - The Beaufort
    Gone Away - The Warwickshire
    Going to Halloa - The Old Berkeley
    A Check - The York and Ainstey
    Off to Draw - The Pytchley
    The Find - The Atherstone
    Homeward - The New Forest Buckhounds
    Gone to Ground - The Hursley
    Stag at Bay - The Devon and Somerset Stag Hounds
    Drawing the Dingle - The Flint and Denbigh
    The Kill - The Cotswold
    The Last Draw - The Vale of White Horse

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