London, South Kensington
24 May 2001
A Rockingham flower-encrusted scent ewer and stopper
with flowerhead finial, richly-gilt snake-moulded handle and flared neck, the lower section moulded with acanthus leaves and applied with flowering branches, puce griffin mark, circa 1830 (restoration and chips) -- 17cm. high
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Cf. Alwyn & Angela Cox, Rockingham Pottery & Porcelain 1745-1842 (1983), p. 164, pl. 112.
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