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    Sale 5923

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    12 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 115

    A PAIR OF WORCESTER (BARR, FLIGHT & BARR) SHELL-SHAPED TURQUOISE-GROUND DISHES

    CIRCA 1810, PRINTED IRON-RED MARKS, IMPRESSED CROWNED B.F.B.

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    A PAIR OF WORCESTER (BARR, FLIGHT & BARR) SHELL-SHAPED TURQUOISE-GROUND DISHES
    CIRCA 1810, PRINTED IRON-RED MARKS, IMPRESSED CROWNED B.F.B.
    Each painted with studies of shells reserved on a bed of seaweed, within gilt banded circular cartouche, the fluted borders gilt with petals alternating with pearl ornament, within gilt line rims
    7 7/8 in. (19.7 cm.) wide (2)


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