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    Sale 5154

    British & Continental Ceramics & Glass

    5 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 550

    TWO ROYAL WORCESTER POT-POURRI VASES, COVERS AND A LINER AND A MODEL OF AN ELEPHANT

    ALL LATE 19TH CENTURY, PRINTED PUCE MARKS AND PAINTED LETTERS

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    TWO ROYAL WORCESTER POT-POURRI VASES, COVERS AND A LINER AND A MODEL OF AN ELEPHANT
    ALL LATE 19TH CENTURY, PRINTED PUCE MARKS AND PAINTED LETTERS
    Each of the globular vases decorated with flowers reserved on an ivory ground, the first gilt and enamelled in the japonaserie style with stylised prunus, the second with raised gilt and enamelled scrolling flowers and foliage, the carparisoned elephant naturalistically modelled and enriched in gilding
    The largest vase 10 in. (25.4 cm.) high (6)


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