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    Sale 5745

    The Country House Sale: Pomfret House and Tetworth Hall

    5 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 356

    A WORCESTER GREEN-GROUND PLATE AND A LATER-DECORATED TEA-CADDY AND COVER

    CIRCA 1775, THE SECOND WITH LATER DECORATION

    Price Realised  

    A WORCESTER GREEN-GROUND PLATE AND A LATER-DECORATED TEA-CADDY AND COVER
    CIRCA 1775, THE SECOND WITH LATER DECORATION
    The plate decorated with the 'Marchioness of Huntly' pattern within a lobed border, the caddy painted with 'spotted' fruit and scattered insects below shaped borders edged with gilt scrolls
    The plate: 8¼ in. (21 cm.) diameter, the caddy: 6 in. (15.2 cm.) high (2)


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    Provenance

    The caddy: Sotheby's London, 14 February 1961, lot 59.
    with H.R. Marden King, Winchester, 1961.
    The plate: The H.W. Hughes Collection.
    The Mackenna Collection.