A Worcester creamboat, circa 1755
Lot 95
A Worcester creamboat, circa 1755
Sold for £2,500 (US$ 3,186) inc. premium

Lot Details
A Worcester creamboat, circa 1755
Of flared oval shape with a double scroll handle with an upturned thumbrest, the body highlighted with two bands of diaper panels to the rims, painted in colours with two cartouches of figures in oriental landscapes framed by moulded blossoms, 11.6cm long (rim chips)

Footnotes

  • Provenance: Godden Reference Collection, purchased in June 1975 for £475

    Exhibited: Stoke-on-Trent Museum, 6th NSC exhibition 'Oriental Expressions' in 1989. Illustrated by Geoffrey Godden, Eighteenth-Century English Porcelain (1986), cover and pls.76 and 77, fig.28
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