• Hearts of Oak auction at Christies

    Sale 5982

    Hearts of Oak

    2 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 249

    AN ENGLISH CREAMWARE CIRCULAR TUREEN, PIERCED COVER AND STAND AND TWO PLATES

    CIRCA 1790

    Price Realised  

    AN ENGLISH CREAMWARE CIRCULAR TUREEN, PIERCED COVER AND STAND AND TWO PLATES
    CIRCA 1790
    The tureen with reeded lower-part, the cover with a band of pierced hearts and flowerheads and with flower finial, enriched in green enamel, the border of the stand similarly decorated; the plates painted with coloured bouquets and scattered flower-sprays within moulded turquoise feuilles-de-choux rims
    The tureen 7¼ in. (18.5 cm.) high (4)


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