A Worcester coffee cup circa 1770-72

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Lot 278
A Worcester coffee cup
circa 1770-72

Sold for £ 3,600 (US$ 4,497) inc. premium
A Worcester coffee cup
circa 1770-72
Decorated in the Giles workshop, painted in naturalistic style with colourful birds perched upon leafy branches, smaller panels gilded with stylised leafy branches in between, reserved on a sea green ground, 6.5cm high

Footnotes

  • The teapot, cover and stand and bowl from this service are illustrated by Gerald Coke, In Search of James Giles, colour plate XII. A teacup and saucer from the Zorensky Collection was sold in these rooms on 23 February 2005, lot 244.
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