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    Sale 2159

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art and Ceramics

    21 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 115

    A PAIR OF ROYAL WORCESTER 'JEWELED' ARMORIAL TURQUOISE-GROUND PARCEL BISCUIT FIGURAL COMPOTES

    MID-TO-LATE 19TH CENTURY, PUCE RETAILER'S MARK FOR PELLATT & CO., LONDON

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A PAIR OF ROYAL WORCESTER 'JEWELED' ARMORIAL TURQUOISE-GROUND PARCEL BISCUIT FIGURAL COMPOTES
    MID-TO-LATE 19TH CENTURY, PUCE RETAILER'S MARK FOR PELLATT & CO., LONDON
    Each finely painted with flowers and a small coat-of-arms bearing the motto CONTANTIA ET LABORE, the border alternating panels of gilt fleur-de-lys with white 'jewels', on a knopped stem supported by addorsed putti on a rocky ground, the conforming base raised on three scroll feet
    9 5/8 in. (24.4 cm.) diameter (2)


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    See H. Sandon, Royal Worcester Porcelain, London, 1978, fig. 80 for a figural compote with the same base.

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    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM A MID-ATLANTIC PRIVATE COLLECTION