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    Sale 5745

    The Country House Sale: Pomfret House and Tetworth Hall

    5 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 311

    A WORCESTER QUATREFOIL TWO-HANDLED CHESTNUT-BASKET, A COVER AND A STAND

    ALL CIRCA 1765-70, UNDERGLAZE BLUE 2. TO BASKET

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A WORCESTER QUATREFOIL TWO-HANDLED CHESTNUT-BASKET, A COVER AND A STAND
    ALL CIRCA 1765-70, UNDERGLAZE BLUE 2. TO BASKET
    With branch handles and finial with leaf terminals, moulded with flowerheads on a honeycomb-pattern ground, the cover and stand pierced and with gilt-line rims, enriched in colours, the stand painted with flowers within yellow bands
    The stand 9¼ in. (23.5 cm.) wide (3)


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    Provenance

    Sotheby's London, 3 November 1964, lot 98.
    with H.R. Marden King, Winchester, 1964.