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    Sale 5745

    The Country House Sale: Pomfret House and Tetworth Hall

    5 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 347

    TWO WORCESTER LATER-DECORATED FACETED COFFEE-CUPS AND SAUCERS

    CIRCA 1770-75, SAUCERS WITH BLUE FRETTED SQUARE SEAL MARKS, CUPS WITH SPURIOUS MARKS

    Price Realised  

    TWO WORCESTER LATER-DECORATED FACETED COFFEE-CUPS AND SAUCERS
    CIRCA 1770-75, SAUCERS WITH BLUE FRETTED SQUARE SEAL MARKS, CUPS WITH SPURIOUS MARKS
    One with entwined handle, painted with alternating royal blue and gilt floral panels, the saucer and interior of cup with flower sprigs; the other with alternating panels of claret and sky-blue, gilt with flower swags (4)


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    Provenance

    The first: The Property of Lady Corah, Sotheby's London, 20 July 1971, lot 112.
    with H.R. Marden King, Alresford, 1971.
    The second: The Property of John E. Montagu, Esq., Sotheby's London, 9 April 1963, lot 149.
    with H.R. Marden King, Winchester, 1963.