6 December 2004
A BRISTOL BLUE AND WHITE OVAL SAUCEBOAT
CIRCA 1750, BENJAMIN LUND'S FACTORY
The loop handle with scroll thumbrest, the sides painted with huts on wooded river islands within scroll cartouches, a flowering branch beneath the lip, the interior with a flowering plant and grasses within a diaper panel and trailing flower border (small rim chip)
8¼ in. (21 cm.) long
Anon., sale in these Rooms, 15th February 1982, lot 189.
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Cf. two similar sauceboats sold in these Rooms, 23rd January 1978, lot 305, and 19th November 1979, lot 94.
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