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    Sale 1940

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

    25 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 546

    A ROYAL CROWN DERBY COBALT-BLUE AND GOLD GROUND TWO-HANDLED VASE

    DATE CYPHER FOR 1887, IRON-RED CROWNED MONOGRAM MARK, INCISED SHAPE NO. 564 AND B

    Price Realised  

    A ROYAL CROWN DERBY COBALT-BLUE AND GOLD GROUND TWO-HANDLED VASE
    Date cypher for 1887, iron-red crowned monogram mark, incised shape no. 564 and B
    In the Persian taste, of bottle form with elaborately pierced angular upright handles, the bowl shaped mouth moulded and enriched with stylized Arabic strapwork, the tall tapering neck and handles with sunflowers on a seeded gilt ground, the lower body with a continuous reserve of raised gilt iris and sunflowers shaded in green, iron-red and powdered gilt to resemble metallics, reserved on a cobalt-blue ground
    15 in. (38 cm.) high


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