London, South Kensington
29 November 2001
A Swansea slop basin
painted and gilt in a version of the Imari palette, the exterior with stylised flowers above rockwork and terracing, the interior with oval panels of European flowers, on a dark-blue-ground, pattern 219, iron-red mark, circa 1820 (slight scratches and rubbing to gilding) -- 16.5cm. diam.; three coffee cups painted and gilt in the Imari palette, probably pattern 216; and two English porcelain saucers en suite (minor damages)
See illustration (6)
Harry Sherman Collection, no. 122 for the lead item.
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