• Hearts of Oak auction at Christies

    Sale 5982

    Hearts of Oak

    2 December 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 197

    AN ENGLISH WHITE SALT-GLAZED LOBED OVAL TWO-HANDLED TUREEN AND COVER AND A LARGE SHAPED-CIRCULAR DISH

    CIRCA 1770

    Price Realised  

    AN ENGLISH WHITE SALT-GLAZED LOBED OVAL TWO-HANDLED TUREEN AND COVER AND A LARGE SHAPED-CIRCULAR DISH
    CIRCA 1770
    The tureen with scroll handles and finial, the radiating panels and rims edged with gadrooned ornament and terminating on three devils' masks and paw feet; the dish with a gadrooned rim
    The first 11 1/8 in. (28.3 cm.) wide (2)


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    For a similar example see Diana Edwards and Rodney Hampson, White Salt-Glazed Stoneware of the British Isles, Woodbridge 2005, p. 221, Fig. 223.

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    Provenance

    The dish:
    The Collection of Sir Samuel Hoare, 1st Viscount Templewood (1880-1959), according to a manuscript label to the underside.