A rare Lund's Bristol hexagonal creamboat, circa 1750
Lot 86
A rare Lund's Bristol hexagonal creamboat, circa 1750
Sold for £6,875 (US$ 11,555) inc. premium
Lot Details
A rare Lund's Bristol hexagonal creamboat, circa 1750
Of hexagonal form, the angular handle with an upturned thumbrest, delicately moulded with a geranium leaf below the spout, shells below the rim and scrolls around the base and handle, painted in blue on both sides with a 'Long Eliza' figure flanked by trees and birds, flower sprays within the interior, 10.5cm long

Footnotes

  • Provenance: Godden Reference Collection, purchased in 1974.

    Exhibited: Albert Amor, 'Exhibition of First Period Worcester Porcelain 1751-1784', 15 July 1974 and Stoke-on-Trent Museum 1989. Illustrated by Geoffrey Godden, Eighteenth-Century English Porcelain (1985) p 62, no 18, cl pl VI and English Blue and White Porcelain (2004) p.94, cl pl 28, pl 121. An example of this rare form from the Zorka Hodgson collection was sold in these rooms on 10 September 2008, lot 39
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