Two creamware soup tureens and covers, one with ladle, circa 1770
Lot 128
Two creamware soup tureens and covers, one with ladle, circa 1770
£700 - 1,000
US$ 1,200 - 1,700
Lot Details
Two creamware soup tureens and covers, one with ladle, circa 1770
One of silver shape and eight sided form with two double entwined handles with diamond-beaded borders upon a spreading foot, the domed cover with a curling entwined handle issuing applied branches, 34.5cm wide, the other probably Leeds, of oval shape and quatrelobed form with two double entwined handles, the low domed cover with a curling entwined handle, with a ladle, 37cm long (5)

Footnotes

  • The octagonal tureen was exhibited in the NCS Creamware and Pearlware exhibition (1986), p.77, pl.61. Another of the same shape with printed decoration is illustrated by H.G Bradley (ed.), Ceramics of Derbyshire (1978), pl. 427. A block mould similar to the second tureen was found at the Leeds Pottery in the 1890s, illustrated by Peter Walton, Temple Newsam catalogue (1976), p.96, pl.336.
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