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    Sale 2154

    Important English Furniture, Clocks and Ceramics

    7 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 211

    A WORCESTER (FLIGHT, BARR & BARR) PINK-GROUND CRESTED PART DESSERT SERVICE

    CIRCA 1825, PUCE PRINTED AND/OR IMPRESSED CROWNED MONOGRAM MARKS

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A WORCESTER (FLIGHT, BARR & BARR) PINK-GROUND CRESTED PART DESSERT SERVICE
    CIRCA 1825, PUCE PRINTED AND/OR IMPRESSED CROWNED MONOGRAM MARKS
    The center with the crest of a chained rampant lion issuing from a gold and silver striped baton reserved within a medallion on the pink ground, the border gilt with trailing vine on a seeded ground, shaped gilt gadrooned rims, comprising:
    Two circular sauce tureens and covers on fixed square
    bases, 6¼ in. (15.8 cm.) wide overall
    Two shell-shape dishes, 8 5/8 in. (21.9 cm.) wide overall
    Two square dishes, 8¾ in. (22.2 cm.) square
    Sixteen dessert plates, 8 1/2 in. (21.6cm.) diameter
    Together with:
    A Worcester (Flight, Barr & Barr) pink-ground plate, circa 1830, printed and impressed monogram marks, the center in colors with a gentleman walking his dog, reserved within a gilt-edged hexafoil cartouche on the pink ground, shaped gilt gadrooned rim, 8 3/4 in. (22.2 cm.) diameter
    A Worcester (Flight, Barr & Barr) pink-ground crested oval platter, circa 1830, impressed crowned monogram mark, the center with the crest of an arm brandishing a sword issuing from a red and gold striped baton beneath a banner inscribed with the motto VI ET VIRTUTE, 10 in. (25.3 cm.) long (26)


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    Bought from The China Shop, Montreal, 30 November 1967.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE LATE MR. AND MRS. GORDON T. SOUTHAM, VANCOUVER, CANADA (LOTS 131-214)