• Hearts of Oak auction at Christies

    Sale 5982

    Hearts of Oak

    2 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 235

    A WEDGWOOD CREAMWARE EPERGNE AND THREE WEDGWOOD PIERCED BASKETS

    CIRCA 1780, THE BASKETS WITH IMPRESSED UPPER-CASE MARKS

    Price Realised  

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    A WEDGWOOD CREAMWARE EPERGNE AND THREE WEDGWOOD PIERCED BASKETS
    CIRCA 1780, THE BASKETS WITH IMPRESSED UPPER-CASE MARKS
    Of waisted vase form with tapering fluted neck, the shoulder with moulded goat's masks with six scroll lugs, three with Wedgwood pierced circular baskets, the lower part of the vase with radiating gadroons, on a spreading fluted stem and a foliage-moulded octafoil foot, the top with a separate pineapple finial
    16¾ in. (42.5 cm.) high


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    For a similar example see Robin Reilly, Wedgwood, London 1989, Vol. I, figs. 436-436A.

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