30 September - 1 October 2003
This lot is offered without a reserve
A COALPORT IMARI PART TEA-SERVICE,
late 19th century, green printed crowned marks, various painted and gilt cyphers,
in the Japanese taste, the finials and handles moulded as butterflies, painted all over in iron-red and cobalt-blue with flowering vine enriched in gilt, comprising: a teapot and cover, a sugar-bowl and cover, four quatrefoil teacups and saucers and a two-handled tray
17¾in. (45cm.) wide (11)
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See Michael Messenger, Coalport, Suffolk, 1995, p. 315, pl. 261 for a similarly moulded service.
This lot is offered without reserve.
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