• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5658

    Christie's Interiors

    5 January 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 261

    AN ENGLISH PORCELAIN BLUE AND WHITE SWEETMEAT DISH

    CIRCA 1765, PROBABLY DERBY

    Price Realised  

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    AN ENGLISH PORCELAIN BLUE AND WHITE SWEETMEAT DISH
    CIRCA 1765, PROBABLY DERBY
    Modelled in three tiers, each well formed from a shell supported on a pierced shell and seaweed encrusted base and stem, the interior of each well painted with flowersprays, moths and butterflies within a cell-pattern border, on a rocky base
    11¾ in. (30 cm.) high


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