Decorative Arts and Design

June 0813, 2019
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LOT 164

Lot 164

Worcester Blue Scale Ground Circular Two-Handled Basket, c.1770

Worcester Blue Scale Ground Circular Two-Handled Basket, c.1770
Lot 164 Details
Worcester Blue Scale Ground Circular Two-Handled Basket, c.1770

painted in colours on the interior with flowers and sprigs, the reticulated sides applied on the exterior with pink, red and yellow florets
width 9.6" — 24.5 cm.
painted square fret mark in underglaze blue

Estimate $300-$400

Realised: $300
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Collection of Norman Lippitt, Calgary
Label with Zorensky Collection


handle restored

LOT 164

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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