6 December 2004
A PAIR OF WORCESTER FINGER-BOWL STANDS
Each painted with a loose bouquet and scattered flower-sprays and foliage within a shaped rim
5 7/8 in. (15 cm.) wide (2)
With Tilley & Co., London.
Anon., sale Christie's New York, 21st April 1982, lot 51.
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Cf. Simon Spero, Worcester Porcelain The Klepser Collection, (London 1984), no. 58 and the examples sold in these Rooms, 14th May 2003, lots 206 & 207.
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