A Swansea pen tray, circa 1815-17
Lot 135
A Swansea pen tray, circa 1815-17
Sold for £1,750 (US$ 2,938) inc. premium
Lot Details
A Swansea pen tray, circa 1815-17
The twin handles modelled as swans with wings outstretched and plumage picked out in gold, the fluted band around the foot similarly treated, painted in bright colours with scattered floral sprays and sprigs within gilded dentil borders, 26cm wide (slight wear to gilding)


  • For another example of this shape, see A E (Jimmy) Jones and Sir Leslie Joseph, Swansea Porcelain Shapes and Decoration (1988), p 156, fig 2
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