Various creamware shell moulded objects, circa 1780-90
Lot 143
Various creamware shell moulded objects, circa 1780-90
Sold for £725 (US$ 1,218) inc. premium
Lot Details
Various creamware shell moulded objects, circa 1780-90
Comprising three Leeds or Yorkshire trembleuse stands or chocolate stands, in the form of scallop shells with cup holders, 16cm-21.7cm long, a double shell moulded salt on scroll feet surmounted with a sitting male figure, 13.5cm wide, a triple shell salt, 22.7cm wide, a deep dish in the form of a scallop shell, impressed LEEDS POTTERY, 18cm long and a shaving bowl with a scalloped rim, impressed LEEDS POTTERY, 8, 33.3cm wide (some damage) (7)

Footnotes

  • An illustration of a shell trembleuse stand with identical piercing is on a page dated 1787 in the Leeds Original Drawing Book no.1, reproduced by John Griffin, The Leeds Pottery, Vol.II (2005) p.316.
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