Decorative Arts and Design

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June 13, 2019 at 2:00 pm ET

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LOT 156

Lot 156

Worcester 'Prunus Root' Pattern Tea Bowl and Saucer, c.1760

Worcester 'Prunus Root' Pattern Tea Bowl and Saucer, c.1760
Lot 156 Details
Worcester 'Prunus Root' Pattern Tea Bowl and Saucer, c.1760

painted in blue with insects and blossoming prunus
saucer diameter 4.7" — 12 cm.
painted open crescent mark in underglaze blue

Estimate $100-$200

Realised: $180
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Collection of Norman Lippitt, Calgary


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LOT 156

About Condition Ratings

  • 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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