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    Sale 5154

    British & Continental Ceramics & Glass

    5 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 510

    A WORCESTER LEAF-SHAPED DISH

    CIRCA 1760

    Price Realised  

    A WORCESTER LEAF-SHAPED DISH
    CIRCA 1760
    Printed in black with insects and butterflies within green and yellow border, the dish with puce veining and puce stalk handle
    8 1/8 in. (20.8 cm.) long


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    Cf. Simon Spero & John Sandon, Worcester Porcelain 1751-1790, The Zorensky Collection (Woodbridge, 1996), p. 377, pl. 484 for a similar leaf-shaped dish. Such dishes were used as stands for similarly-decorated cauliflower tureens.

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