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    Sale 5154

    British & Continental Ceramics & Glass

    5 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 513

    A PAIR OF ENGLISH PORCELAIN TURQUOISE-GROUND BOTTLE VASES AND COVERS

    CIRCA 1835, PROBABLY MINTON

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    A PAIR OF ENGLISH PORCELAIN TURQUOISE-GROUND BOTTLE VASES AND COVERS
    CIRCA 1835, PROBABLY MINTON
    Each of slender tapering form, finely painted with scattered colourful feathers, within gilt rims
    9½ in. (24.2 cm.) high (4)


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    Fine feather painting of this period at Minton is normally attributed to Joseph Bancroft who also worked at Derby before moving to Minton in the 1830's.

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