5 November 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 438
Estimate GBP 700 - GBP 1,000
A WORCESTER BLUE-SCALE-GROUND TWO-HANDLED SHAPED OVAL BASKET
With branch handles with acorn and oak-leaf terminals, the exterior moulded with reeded pierced openwork reserved with rosettes, enriched in pink and gilt on a pale-yellow ground, the interior painted with flowers within mirror and vase shaped gilt scroll cartouches
14½ in. (36.8 cm.) wide
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