London, South Kensington
20 November 2002
Four Coalport crested blue-ground plates
The centres painted with a loose bouquet below gilt scrolls, the borders each reserved with three kidney-shaped panels of birds in flight and perched on branches, one panel painted in iron-red and gilt with the monogram M below the crest of a boar's head to dexter, within a star-burst, the panels divided by vase shaped cartouches of flowers, shaped gilt-line rims
9½in. (24.1cm.) diam. (4)
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Cf. Geoffrey A. Godden, Coalport and Coalbrookdale Porcelains (London 1970), col. pl. I bottom right of the illustration.
Please note that no condition report is stated in this description.
Also note that this lot will be removed to the warehouse of Cadogan Tate Ltd. if not cleared by 1.00 p.m. on 21 November 2002.
Please refer to "Storage and Collection" on page 174 of the printed catalogue.
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