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    Sale 5444

    Town & Country Perspectives - The Charles Plante Collection

    4 June 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 292

    A RALPH WOOD PEARLWARE OBELISK

    CIRCA 1790, IMPRESSED RA WOOD/BURSLEM, IMPRESSED 84

    Price Realised  

    A RALPH WOOD PEARLWARE OBELISK
    CIRCA 1790, IMPRESSED Ra Wood/Burslem, IMPRESSED 84
    Of typical form, the tapering column flecked in colours to imitate granite, on pale-blue rectangular plinth applied to either side in white with gilt paterae, between acanthus-leaf-moulded and gilt rims
    13 7/8 in. (35.4 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Christie's South Kensington, 4 March 1993, lot 373.