• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5659

    Christie's Interiors

    12 January 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 264

    A PAIR OF ROYAL WORCESTER NAUTILUS VASES AND A BELLEEK BASKET

    THE VASES WITH DATE LETTER FOR 1867, GREEN PRINTED AND INCISED MARKS, THE BASKET CIRCA 1890, IMPRESSED BELLEEK, CO. FERMANAGH

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    A PAIR OF ROYAL WORCESTER NAUTILUS VASES AND A BELLEEK BASKET
    THE VASES WITH DATE LETTER FOR 1867, GREEN PRINTED AND INCISED MARKS, THE BASKET CIRCA 1890, IMPRESSED BELLEEK, CO. FERMANAGH
    The vases modelled as a shell supported by a coral branch entwined with gilt seaweed and scattered gilt shells, the three-strand trefoil basket applied with three flowersprays to the ropetwist rim
    The vases 8 3/8 in. (21.4 cm.) high (3)


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