A large creamware basket and stand, circa 1780
Lot 62
A large creamware basket and stand, circa 1780
Sold for £237 (US$ 399) inc. premium
Lot Details
A large creamware basket and stand, circa 1780
Probably North Eastern, of circular form with everted sides pierced with latticework above a fluted band, the twin entwined handles applied with distinctive moulded floral and foliate sprigs, 35.5cm wide (fine crack, stand broken at the rim) (2)

Footnotes

  • Provenance: Jonathan Horne. Illustrated by Tom Walford, Early Creamware from North East England, Creamware and Pearlware Re-Visited (2005), p.109, fig.47. The size of this basket is exceptional. The handle terminals match the 'Mary Clark' coffee pot illustrated by Tom Walford, op cit, p.106.

Saleroom notices

  • In addition to the damage mentioned, a large piece has been broken and restuck into the rim of the basket
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  1. John Sandon
    Specialist - British Ceramics
    Bonhams
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