20 May 2008,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 1,000
Estimate USD 2,500 - USD 3,500
FIVE STAFFORDSHIRE ENAMEL PATCH BOXES
MID TO LATE 18TH CENTURY
Comprising: four blue-ground examples of oval shape, the tops decorated with either birds perched in a tree, a milk-maid, a young woman carrying a basket or a geometric design; the fifth pink-ground and of quatrefoil form, the top with fashionable maiden, a banner with the phrase Long live the KING in her immense coif
2¼ in. (5.6 cm.) wide, the milk-maid example (5)
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