6 December 2004
A LOWESTOFT BLUE AND WHITE SPOON
The navette-shaped bowl painted with peony within a cell-pattern border, the handle moulded with a rosette (minute chip to rim)
5 in. (12.7 cm.) long
Dr. Bernard Watney Collection.
Anon., sale Phillips, 7th June 1995, lot 286.
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Bernard Watney, English Blue and White Porcelain of the 18th Century (London, 1973), pl. 82B.
Fenichell Basmajian, New York, 1-15 November 2001, no. 110.
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