14 November 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,250
Estimate GBP 800 - GBP 1,200
A PAIR OF CHELSEA MULBERRY-LEAF DISHES
CIRCA 1755, RED ANCHOR MARKS
Each naturalistically formed, with puce veins, the stalk handles with mulberry fruit terminals, within variegated rims
7 1/8 in. (18.2 cm.) wide (2)
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Cf. F. Severne Mackenna, Chelsea Porcelain, The Red Anchor Wares (Leigh-on-Sea, 1951), pl. 31 for a dish of this design.
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