14 November 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,000
Estimate GBP 400 - GBP 600
AN ENGLISH CREAMWARE WHIELDON-TYPE COFFEE POT AND COVER
Of tapering form with crabstock spout and strap handle, the domed cover applied with bird finial and two vine sprigs, the sides with scrolling vine tendrils, fruit and leaves, enriched in mottled blue and brown glazes
7 in. (17.8 cm.) high
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Cf. Peter Walton, Creamware and other English Pottery at Temple Newsham House, Leeds, (London, 1976), pp. 80 & 81, nos. 257 & 268.
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