Burslem Items 'Omar Khayyam' An Impressive Doulton Burslem Vase by Harry Tittensor

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Lot 26
Burslem Items 'Omar Khayyam' An Impressive Doulton Burslem Vase
by Harry Tittensor

Sold for £ 3,840 (US$ 4,744) inc. premium
'Omar Khayyam' An Impressive Doulton Burslem Vase
by Harry Tittensor the globular vessel painted with a potter attending his craft in a market square, a large selection of his wares displayed behind him, in tones of deep blue yellow and red, with hardwood stand and cover vase 23.5cm high, signed `H.Tittensor'

Footnotes

  • The quotation to the base of this vase taken from Omar Khayyam reads:
    For I Remember Stopping By The Way
    To Watch a Potter Throwing His Wet Clay
    And With its All-Obliterated Tongue
    It Murmured- Gently Brother. Gently Pray
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