A sugar shifter, a pounce pot and a pair of toy candlesticks
Lot 152
A pair of Wedgwood toy candlesticks, a 'Melbourne type' pounce pot and a creamware sugar sifter, circa 1770-90
Sold for £1,625 (US$ 2,550) inc. premium

Lot Details
A pair of Wedgwood toy candlesticks, a 'Melbourne type' pounce pot and a creamware sugar sifter, circa 1770-90
The tiny candlesticks in pearlware with blue feather rims, 6.9cm high, one impressed 'Wedgwood', the pounce pot of waisted fluting shape with a shaped rim and gadrooned border to the foot, painted with puce monochrome flowers, 6.8cm high, the sifter of dark cream colour, inscribed 'SUGAR.' in black, within a coloured flower cartouche, 16.5cm high (4)

Footnotes

  • Provenance: the pounce pot from Jonathan Horne
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