Auction 25.11.1991

Christie's
London, King Street

Date of the auction: 25.11.1991

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AN ENGLISH DELFT BLUE AND WHITE DRINKING-VESSEL MODELLED AS A SPURRED BOOT...

AN ENGLISH DELFT BLUE AND WHITE DRINKING-VESSEL MODELLED AS A SPURRED BOOT, inscribed beneath the flared rim OH. MY HEAD above a wide blue band and painted with scroll, triangular and semi-circular ornament, the foot with line and dash ornament (broken and repaired through foot, chips to rim and

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £8,000 - £12,000

Date: 25 Nov 1991

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AN ENGLISH DELFT CHINOISERIE CIRCULAR DISH painted in blue and manganese...

AN ENGLISH DELFT CHINOISERIE CIRCULAR DISH painted in blue and manganese with an Oriental birdcatcher holding a long pole suspending to cages and with a bird in flight, flanking a tree, the border with a band of trellis reserved with five leaf symbols, the underside with schematic foliage (minor

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 25 Nov 1991

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Lot #: 3

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 25 Nov 1991

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AN ENGLISH DEFLT BLUE AND WHITE DATED ARMORIAL PLATE, the centre with a...

AN ENGLISH DEFLT BLUE AND WHITE DATED ARMORIAL PLATE, the centre with a coat-of-arms within scroll mantling and the border with pendant trailing flowers and flower-sprays, the reverse inscribed I T + M 1753 and with foliate-sprays (crack at 3 o'clock, chips and glaze flaking to underside of rim

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 25 Nov 1991

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A STAFFORDSHIRE SALTGLAZE ADMIRAL LORD VERNON COMMEMORATIVE MUG AND COVER...

A STAFFORDSHIRE SALTGLAZE ADMIRAL LORD VERNON COMMEMORATIVE MUG AND COVER, the cylindrical body with slightly spreading foot moulded in relief with the Royal Arms of England beneath the initials G R above a winged cherub's head, the reverse with a standing figure of Admiral Vernon and a townscape

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 25 Nov 1991

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A STAFFORDSHIRE SALTGLAZE BEAR-JUG AND COVER, its head forming the cover...

A STAFFORDSHIRE SALTGLAZE BEAR-JUG AND COVER, its head forming the cover and with pierced snout suspending linked chain, a young bear suspended between its forepaws, its collar, eyes, forepaws and the young bear enriched in dark-brown spots, covered overall in fine chippings, circa 1750 21cm. long

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 25 Nov 1991

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A STAFFORDSHIRE SALTGLAZE GLOBULAR TEAPOT AND COVER painted in the famille...

A STAFFORDSHIRE SALTGLAZE GLOBULAR TEAPOT AND COVER painted in the famille rose palette with an Oriental lady holding a flower-spray standing beside a table with vases of flowers, and with a basket hanging from a flowering branch, the reverse with peony, prunus and other flowers, the cover with knop

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 25 Nov 1991

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A STAFFORDSHIRE SALTGLAZE WHITE TEAPOT AND COVER IN THE FORM OF A CAMEL...

A STAFFORDSHIRE SALTGLAZE WHITE TEAPOT AND COVER IN THE FORM OF A CAMEL with moulded bird's head and foliage spout and faceted scroll handle, the camel's body with his legs tucked to his side moulded with two figures at discussion among scrolls and vine, surmounted by an hexagonal howdah moulded

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £4,000 - £6,000

Date: 25 Nov 1991

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A STAFFORDSHIRE SALTGLAZE WHITE TEAPOT AND COVER IN THE FORM OF A CAMEL...

A STAFFORDSHIRE SALTGLAZE WHITE TEAPOT AND COVER IN THE FORM OF A CAMEL similar to the preceding lot (cover extensively damaged and repaired), perhaps Thomas and John Wedgwood of the Big House, Burslem, circa 1755 15.5cm. high

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 25 Nov 1991

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A PAIR OF STAFFORDSHIRE SALTGLAZE WHITE HEART-SHAPED PICKLE-DISHES moulded...

A PAIR OF STAFFORDSHIRE SALTGLAZE WHITE HEART-SHAPED PICKLE-DISHES moulded with anthemion and scrolls (one with crack to rim), 10.5cm. long; a small dish, the border moulded with diaper and leaf ornament, with shaped rim, 11cm. diam.; and an octagonal coffee-cup with reeded scroll handle moulded

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 25 Nov 1991

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A STAFFORDSHIRE SALTGLAZE BOWL painted in the famille rose palette with...

A STAFFORDSHIRE SALTGLAZE BOWL painted in the famille rose palette with peony, chrysanthemum and other flowers issuing from rockwork and with fences, the rim and foot moulded with a band of beads (crack to foot extending into the bowl), circa 1765 19.5cm. diam

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 25 Nov 1991

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A STAFFORDSHIRE SALTGLAZE DRAB-WARE SMALL GLOBULAR TEAPOT AND COVER with...

A STAFFORDSHIRE SALTGLAZE DRAB-WARE SMALL GLOBULAR TEAPOT AND COVER with crabstock handle and spout, applied with medallions of radiating foliage and sprigged ornament pendant from a band of scrolls (tip of spout repaired, rim chips to cover and the finial a later replacement), circa 1750 9.5cm

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 25 Nov 1991

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A STAFFORDSHIRE SALTGLAZE SMALL GLOBULAR TEAPOT AND COVER with crabstock...

A STAFFORDSHIRE SALTGLAZE SMALL GLOBULAR TEAPOT AND COVER with crabstock handle and spout, painted in the famille rose palette with peony and flowering branches issuing from rockwork beneath a shaped green diaper and puce border, the cover with metal chain attachement (chip and restoration to tip of

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 25 Nov 1991

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A STAFFORDSHIRE SALTGLAZE GLOBULAR TEAPOT AND COVER with crabstock handle...

A STAFFORDSHIRE SALTGLAZE GLOBULAR TEAPOT AND COVER with crabstock handle and spout, painted with a bird with iron-red breast perched on a tree-stump, a puce building in the distance, the reverse and cover with buildings in landscape vignettes (extended crack to body, chips and restoration to rim of

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 25 Nov 1991

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A STAFFORDSHIRE CREAMWARE PINEAPPLE-MOULDED RECTANGULAR TEA-CADDY OF...

A STAFFORDSHIRE CREAMWARE PINEAPPLE-MOULDED RECTANGULAR TEA-CADDY OF WEDGWOOD/WHIELDON TYPE with canted angles, naturally moulded and covered in bright ochre and green glazes (hairline crack to neck), circa 1760 10.5cm. high

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 25 Nov 1991

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A CREAMWARE CYLINDRICAL TEAPOT AND COVER with tapering shoulder

A CREAMWARE CYLINDRICAL TEAPOT AND COVER with tapering shoulder and lower part, painted in the manner of David Rhodes in iron-red, green and yellow with loose bouquets and scattered flowers, the entwined rope-twist handle with foliage terminals (minor chips to rim of spout, the cover with chip to

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 25 Nov 1991

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A STAFFORDSHIRE CREAMWARE CONICAL CHOCOLATE-POT OF WHIELDON TYPE and a...

A STAFFORDSHIRE CREAMWARE CONICAL CHOCOLATE-POT OF WHIELDON TYPE and a cover, with scroll strap handle at the side and spirally moulded spout, covered in streaked manganese, green and cream glazes, the domed cover with knob finial, circa 1765 17.5cm. high overall (2

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 25 Nov 1991

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A STAFFORDSHIRE CREAMWARE MODEL OF A WATER-BUFFALO OF WHIELDON TYPE...

A STAFFORDSHIRE CREAMWARE MODEL OF A WATER-BUFFALO OF WHIELDON TYPE naturally modelled and covered in a streaked manganese glaze, leaning against a cream tree-stump applied with berried foliage, on a shaped flat base (horns, ears and mouth restored, crack through rump and body, crack to base, chips

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £600 - £1,000

Date: 25 Nov 1991

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A STAFFORDSHIRE CREAMWARE SHAPED OVAL DISH OF WHIELDON TYPE, the border...

A STAFFORDSHIRE CREAMWARE SHAPED OVAL DISH OF WHIELDON TYPE, the border moulded with basketweave and diaper-pattern and with scrolls pendant from the shaped rim, streaked in ochre, green, blue and manganese, circa 1770 45.5cm. wide

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 25 Nov 1991

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A WEDGWOOD CREAMWARE OVIFORM TEAPOT AND COVER painted in the manner of...

A WEDGWOOD CREAMWARE OVIFORM TEAPOT AND COVER painted in the manner of David Rhodes with vertical bands of stylised ornament in yellow, iron-red, pale-green, dark-brown and black, the cover with flower finial, the cross-over handle and moulded spout with iron-red and black chain-pattern (slight

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 25 Nov 1991

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A GREEN-GLAZED CREAMWARE INSCRIBED CYLINDRICAL TEAPOT AND COVER with fluted...

A GREEN-GLAZED CREAMWARE INSCRIBED CYLINDRICAL TEAPOT AND COVER with fluted curved spout and entwined handle and with all over rouletted decoration, inscribed in gilt Eliz. Quilter Kirby Essex within a gilt scroll and foliage cartouche, the reverse indistinctly inscribed with a sentiment beginning

Lot #: 32

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 25 Nov 1991

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A STAFFORDSHIRE CREAMWARE DATED CYLINDRICAL TEAPOT AND COVER, inscribed in...

A STAFFORDSHIRE CREAMWARE DATED CYLINDRICAL TEAPOT AND COVER, inscribed in iron-red Mifs.Hannah.Haris(sic) 1775 , the reverse Mifs.Hannah.Haris(sic) , within green quatrefoil cartouches, the shoulder with green flower-sprays and the cover with coloured flower-sprays and flower finial, the entwined

Lot #: 33

Estimate: £800 - £1,000

Date: 25 Nov 1991

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A CREAMWARE PIERCED RETICULATED SHAPED OVAL TUREEN AND COVER with green...

A CREAMWARE PIERCED RETICULATED SHAPED OVAL TUREEN AND COVER with green tied-branch handles, the cover and double-walled sides to the tureen pierced with panels of stylised ornament, the cover moulded and enriched in green with laurel swags and foliage, the berry finial with green branch terminal

Lot #: 36

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 25 Nov 1991

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TWO STAFFORDSHIRE PEARLWARE FIGURES OF A RAM AND A EWE OF RALPH WOOD TYPE...

TWO STAFFORDSHIRE PEARLWARE FIGURES OF A RAM AND A EWE OF RALPH WOOD TYPE to the left, their heads slightly turned and with incised fleece markings, the ram with pale-ochre curled horns, recumbent on green mound bases moulded with foliage (the ewe with chip to base), circa 1785 16cm. wide (2

Lot #: 41

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 25 Nov 1991

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A STAFFORDSHIRE PEARLWARE FIGURE OF A CLOWN OF RALPH WOOD TYPE, the youth...

A STAFFORDSHIRE PEARLWARE FIGURE OF A CLOWN OF RALPH WOOD TYPE, the youth standing before a tree-stump gazing upwards and with his hands tucked into his shirt, with ochre hair and wearing black hat, green jacket and grey breeches, on a rockwork base (three chips to base), circa 1785 19cm. high

Lot #: 42

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 25 Nov 1991

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A PAIR OF STAFFORDSHIRE CREAMWARE TRIPLE SPILL-VASES OF RALPH WOOD TYPE...

A PAIR OF STAFFORDSHIRE CREAMWARE TRIPLE SPILL-VASES OF RALPH WOOD TYPE, each modelled as entwined green dolphins supporting three reed-moulded vases enriched in grey and yellow translucent glazes, on foliage-moulded brown quatrefoil bases (some minute chipping), circa 1780 19cm. high (2

Lot #: 43

Estimate: £600 - £1,000

Date: 25 Nov 1991

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Lot #: 44

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 25 Nov 1991

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A PEARLWARE TOBY-JUG, the smiling man seated holding a jug of frothing ale...

A PEARLWARE TOBY-JUG, the smiling man seated holding a jug of frothing ale, a barrel between his feet and a pipe at his side, with manganese-glazed hat, hair, breeches and shoes, his coat splashed in blue and with ochre waistcoat (chip and small crack to hat and crack through fingers of right hand

Lot #: 45

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 25 Nov 1991

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A STAFFORDSHIRE YELLOW-GLAZED FIGURE OF APOLLO, the scantily draped god...

A STAFFORDSHIRE YELLOW-GLAZED FIGURE OF APOLLO, the scantily draped god standing with his left hand resting on a lyre supported on three books, on a rockwork base (chips to foot), circa 1800 19.5cm. high

Lot #: 46

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 25 Nov 1991

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A CREAMWARE MODEL OF A BIRD perched on blue and green rockwork, with...

A CREAMWARE MODEL OF A BIRD perched on blue and green rockwork, with light-brown body, yellow head and its incised wing and tail feathers enriched in blue, olive-green and light brown (small chip to edge of one wing), perhaps Yorkshire, circa 1790 20cm. high

Lot #: 47

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,800

Date: 25 Nov 1991