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    Sale 2154

    Important English Furniture, Clocks and Ceramics

    7 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 210

    A WORCESTER WASTE-BOWL

    CIRCA 1765-1775, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS AND 9. MARK

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    A WORCESTER WASTE-BOWL
    CIRCA 1765-1775, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS AND 9. MARK
    The interior and exterior painted in the Meissen style of circa 1740-1760 with loose bouquets and sprays of deutsche Blumen
    6½ in. (16.5 cm.) diameter


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    See John Sandon, The Dictionary of Worcester Porcelain, Volume I 1751-1851, The Antique Collector's Club, 1996 ed., p. 120 for a discussion of the distinctive mark, purposefully done in imitation of a Meissen crossed swords mark and typically found on teawares decorated in the style of that factory.

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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE LATE MR. AND MRS. GORDON T. SOUTHAM, VANCOUVER, CANADA (LOTS 131-214)