20 November 2002,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,528
GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,500
A pair of Derby dark-blue-ground campana vases
Circa 1820, crown, crossed baton and D marks in iron-red, Robert Bloor & Co.
Painted with loose bouquets within irregular gilt scroll cartouches reserved on the rich blue ground gilt with trellis ornament, the handles moulded with gilt-edged foliage on circular speading stems with flowers and gilt foliage terminating in square feet with trailing gilt foliage on a blue ground
12¾in. (32.5cm.) high (2)
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Please note that no condition report is stated in this description.
Also note that this lot will be removed to the warehouse of Cadogan Tate Ltd. if not cleared by 1.00 p.m. on 21 November 2002.
Please refer to "Storage and Collection" on page 174 of the printed catalogue.
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