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    Sale 5745

    The Country House Sale: Pomfret House and Tetworth Hall

    5 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 297

    A WORCESTER YELLOW-GROUND PIERCED SHAPED OVAL DISH

    CIRCA 1765

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A WORCESTER YELLOW-GROUND PIERCED SHAPED OVAL DISH
    CIRCA 1765
    Moulded with fretted trellis-pattern within ozier and pierced trellis borders edged with scrolls, painted with exotic birds among berried foliage, the moulded and pierced sections enriched in puce
    10½ in. (26.7 cm.) wide


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    A similar example was sold, The Zorensky Collection of Worcester Porcelain, Part II, Bonhams London, 23 February 2005, lot 134.

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    Provenance

    Mrs D. Conner, Christie's London, 30 November 1964, lot 128.