5 November 2008,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 600
Estimate GBP 200 - GBP 300
A WORCESTER POWDERED-BLUE GROUND GLOBULAR TEAPOT AND COVER AND A CHINOISERIE TEAPOT AND COVER
CIRCA 1770, THE FIRST WITH BLUE FRETTED SQUARE SEAL AND CRESCENT MARKS
The first with fan-shaped panels of gardens and circlets of flowers, the cover with flower finial, the second painted with figures at a table beneath an underglaze blue border
The tallest 5½ in. (14 cm.) high overall (4)
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