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    Sale 5745

    The Country House Sale: Pomfret House and Tetworth Hall

    5 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 358

    A WORCESTER RETICULATED SCALLOPED DISH, A SHELL-SHAPED DESSERT DISH AND A MILK-JUG

    CIRCA 1775

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A WORCESTER RETICULATED SCALLOPED DISH, A SHELL-SHAPED DESSERT DISH AND A MILK-JUG
    CIRCA 1775
    Each enamelled with a serrated border in 'French Green', the scalloped dish alternately pierced to the rim with small hearts, crescent moons and diamonds, both dishes decorated to the centres with a flowerhead and gold foliage, the jug with scattered sprigs
    The first 8¾ in. (22.2 cm.) diam. (3)


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    For an example of a reticulated plate see The Zorensky Collection of Worcester Porcelain, Part II, Bonhams London, 23 February 2005, lot 113 and The Sir Jeremy Lever Collection of Worcester Porcelain, Part II, Bonhams London, 23 January 2008, lot 90.

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    Provenance

    The shell-shaped dessert dish: with Newman & Newman Ltd., London, 1962. The milk jug: with Cadman, 1957.