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    Sale 5745

    The Country House Sale: Pomfret House and Tetworth Hall

    5 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 326

    A WORCESTER BLUE-SCALE-GROUND BALUSTER MILK-JUG AND COVER AND A SMALL THISTLE-SHAPED MUG

    CIRCA 1770, BLUE FRETTED SQUARE SEAL MARKS TO BOTH

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A WORCESTER BLUE-SCALE-GROUND BALUSTER MILK-JUG AND COVER AND A SMALL THISTLE-SHAPED MUG
    CIRCA 1770, BLUE FRETTED SQUARE SEAL MARKS TO BOTH
    The milk-jug painted in iron-red with stylised flowerheads and fans within gilt mirror-shaped cartouches, the small mug painted with stylised flowers divided by vertical blue-ground panels reserved with mons
    The jug and cover 5 in. (12.8 cm.) high, the mug 2¾ in. (7 cm.) high (3)


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    Provenance

    The jug with Newman & Newman Ltd., London.