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    Sale 5926

    Christie's Interiors - Masters & Makers

    24 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 243

    A WORCESTER BOUGH-POT

    CIRCA 1770

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A WORCESTER BOUGH-POT
    CIRCA 1770
    Of bombé form, the upper part pierced with a lobed aperture radiating smaller circular apertures, with a scroll-moulded back pierced for hanging and scroll-moulded rims heightened in puce, turquoise and gilding, the sides transfer-printed in puce with scenes of classical figures and ruins in landscape within shaped cartouches
    8½ in. (21.6 cm.) wide


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