15 February 2001,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,292
GBP 600 - GBP 800
A Belleek composite part tête-à-tête
comprising: a 'Hexagon' pattern lobed tray, a milk jug, two teacups and saucers, enriched in pale-pink, 2nd period mark, circa 1900; a 'Tridacne' pattern teapot and cover, enriched in pale-pink, 2nd period mark, circa 1900; and a 'Hexagon' pattern cup and eight saucers, eleven tea plates and two lobed plates (some damages) (a lot)See illustration
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Cf. Marion Langham, Belleek Irish Porcelain (1993), p. 113, for examples of the 'Hexagon' pattern and p. 131, for an example of the 'Tridacna' pattern teapot and cover.
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