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    Sale 5745

    The Country House Sale: Pomfret House and Tetworth Hall

    5 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 353

    A PAIR OF WORCESTER BLUE-SCALE-GROUND BALUSTER CUSTARD-CUPS AND COVERS

    CIRCA 1775

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF WORCESTER BLUE-SCALE-GROUND BALUSTER CUSTARD-CUPS AND COVERS
    CIRCA 1775
    Gilt with husk swags in mirror-shaped cartouches with plain vase-shaped cartouches
    2¾ in. (7 cm.) high (4)


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    For a similar example, see Gerald Coke In Search of James Giles, (Kent, 1983) p. 216, pl. 44a.

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    Provenance

    The Patten Collection of Worcester Porcelain, Sotheby's London, 17 March 1970, lot 46.
    with H.R. Marden King, Alresford, 1970.