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    Sale 5745

    The Country House Sale: Pomfret House and Tetworth Hall

    5 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 370

    A WORCESTER TWO-HANDLED CYLINDRICAL BUTTER-TUB AND COVER AND TWO FLUTED DISHES

    CIRCA 1780, BLUE SCRIPT W AND CRESCENT MARKS

    Price Realised  

    A WORCESTER TWO-HANDLED CYLINDRICAL BUTTER-TUB AND COVER AND TWO FLUTED DISHES
    CIRCA 1780, BLUE SCRIPT W AND CRESCENT MARKS
    The butter-tub painted in monochrome with flowers within blue and gilt borders; the fluted dishes with similar decoration
    The butter-tub 4 7/8 in (12.4 cm.) wide, the dishes 9 in. (22.8 cm.) diam. (4)


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    Provenance

    The butter tub: with Lynn Greenwold Antiques, Stow-on-the-Wold, 1983.