7 April 2009,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 5,250
Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
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
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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This lot is offered without reserve.
Bought from The China Shop, Montreal, 30 November 1967.
PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE LATE MR. AND MRS. GORDON T. SOUTHAM, VANCOUVER, CANADA (LOTS 131-214)
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