• Hearts of Oak auction at Christies

    Sale 5982

    Hearts of Oak

    2 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 237

    A PAIR OF ENGLISH CREAMWARE PIERCED QUATREFOIL BASKETS AND A PIERCED OVAL DISH

    CIRCA 1780

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF ENGLISH CREAMWARE PIERCED QUATREFOIL BASKETS AND A PIERCED OVAL DISH
    CIRCA 1780
    The baskets with pierced foliage-moulded handles, the sides with pierced panels of flowerheads and diamond ornament above swags of flowers, the dish with six pierced panels and moulded swags of laurel leaves suspended from foliage below a purple-line rim
    The baskets 9 5/8 in. (24.8 cm.) wide (3)


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