7 April 2009
PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF THE LATE MR. AND MRS. GORDON T. SOUTHAM, VANCOUVER, CANADA (LOTS 131-214)
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TWO WORCESTER COS LETTUCE LEAF-MOLDED SAUCEBOATS
CIRCA 1755, one with black workman's mark of a P
Each oval, the integral looped stem handle terminating with a molded bifurcated leaf and harebells as the terminal, on slightly splayed foot, delicately printed in black and painted in the famille rose palette with scattered loose bouquets, the interior with similar flowers, iron-red line rim
7 in. (17.8 cm.) long (2)
Bought from Albert Amor Ltd., London, 6 June 1979 (the marked sauceboat).
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