A Swansea high=footed comport

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Lot 182
A Swansea high=footed comport

Sold for £ 1,056 (US$ 1,291) inc. premium
A Swansea high-footed comport
circa 1815-17
of lobed rectangular shape, applied with twig handles, painted in the style of William Billingsley with a large colourful mixed floral spray surrounded by five smaller sprigs, the rims and handles picked out in gold, 32cm wide, painted Swansea in red script (a few fine cracks to the underside of the handles)

Saleroom notices

  • Please note, in addition to damage mentioned in the catalogue there is a small area of restoration to the foot
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