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    Sale 5745

    The Country House Sale: Pomfret House and Tetworth Hall

    5 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 300

    A WORCESTER TWO-HANDLED PIERCED SHAPED OVAL DISH

    CIRCA 1765-8

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A WORCESTER TWO-HANDLED PIERCED SHAPED OVAL DISH
    CIRCA 1765-8
    With vine-leaf-moulded handles and looped basket-work and cell-pattern moulded borders, painted with flowers and scattered sprigs with yellow and gilt rope-twist moulded well, the border enriched in puce
    11½ in. (29.2 cm.) wide


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    Provenance

    The Property of the late Eric Saunders, Sotheby's London, 2 November 1965, lot 62.
    with H. R. Marden King, Winchester, 1965.