Decorative Arts and Design

June 0813, 2019
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LOT 155

Lot 155

Pair of Worcester 'Waiting Chinaman' Pattern Cups and Saucers, c.1770

Pair of Worcester 'Waiting Chinaman'  Pattern Cups and Saucers, c.1770
Lot 155 Details
Pair of Worcester 'Waiting Chinaman' Pattern Cups and Saucers, c.1770

painted in blue with a solitary figure standing in a garden and scattered flower sprigs
saucer diameter 4.8" — 12.2 cm.
open crescent marks in underglaze blue

Estimate $200-$300

Realised: $480
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Collection of Norman Lippitt, Calgary


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LOT 155

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  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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