24 April 2002
A ROYAL CROWN DERBY PORCELAIN PALE-BLUE AND TURQUOISE GROUND VASE AND COVER
Date cyphers for 1892, iron-red crowned monogram to both, Royal Warrant for Queen Victoria to foot, incised shape 1001, signed Leroy.
Of 'classical' form with heavily embossed upright gilt handles suspending foliate rings, the body painted with a continuous band of ribbon-tied garlands alternating with beaded and seeded floral arabesque panels, on conforming socle and square foot
13 5/8in. (34.7cm.) high
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See note to lot 194 and from the same source see p. 114 for a similar example.
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