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    Sale 5745

    The Country House Sale: Pomfret House and Tetworth Hall

    5 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 293

    A WORCESTER KAKIEMON BALUSTER MUG

    CIRCA 1760

    Price Realised  

    A WORCESTER KAKIEMON BALUSTER MUG
    CIRCA 1760
    With grooved loop handle, painted with a version of the 'Two Quail' pattern, the two birds below a prunus tree among scattered flower sprigs and leaves, enriched with gilding, below a border of tightly packed iron-red scrolls and flowerheads
    3¼ in. (8.2 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    with Beauchamp Galleries, London, 1956.