London, South Kensington
16 December 2004
A SEVRES CUP AND COVER
DATE CODE FOR 1852, PRINTED GREEN MARKS, INCISED DL-SI-12, INCISED MONOGRAM SL
THE STEPPED DOMED COVER WITH GILT BALL AND SHELL FINIAL MOUNTED ON A GADROONED CENTRE, DECORATED OVERALL IN THE REVIVALIST MANNER WITH INTERLACED BLUE STRAPWORK MOULDED IN LOW-RELIEF RESERVED ON SCROLLING GREY FOLIAGE, OUTLINED IN GILT, WITHIN BORDERS OF GILT AND GREY OVOLOS, BLUE SCROLL AND OVERLAPPING STYLISED FLOWERHEADS, THE BALUSTER STEM APPLIED WITH THREE S-SHAPED BRACKETS AND DECORATED WITH GILT-EDGED GREY STIFF-LEAVES ISSUING MOULDED BLUE SCROLLS, ON A SOCLE BASE, WITHIN GILT RIMS (FINIAL REPLACED, VERY LIGHT RUBBING TO GILDING)
12¼ IN. (31.3 CM.) HIGH (2)
THIS WAS PURCHASED BY COLIN MINTON CAMPBELL AND IS NUMBERED 99 IN THE COLLECTION ACCORDING TO PAPER LABEL TO THE INTERIOR OF THE COVER.
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THIS WAS PURCHASED BY COLIN MINTON CAMPBELL AND IS NUMBER 99 IN THE MINTON COLLECTION ACCORDING TO PAPER LABEL TO THE INTERIOR OF THE COVER.
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