Decorative Arts Auction

June 15, 2015

LOT 128

Lot 128

Flight Worcester ‘Kylin’ Pattern Dejeuner Set, c.1783-92

Flight Worcester ‘Kylin’ Pattern Dejeuner Set, c.1783-92
Lot 128 Details
Flight Worcester ‘Kylin’ Pattern Dejeuner Set, c.1783-92

painted in coloured enamels and gilt with panels of mythical beasts and vases on tables, comprising seven pieces:
cup and saucer
waste bowl
cream jug
covered sucrier

minor chip
tray length 14.4" — 36.7 cm.
painted Flight marks in puce script

Estimate $1,500-$2,000

Realised: $3,120
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Label with Jonny’s Antiques, Shakespeare


Henry Sandon illustrates the present service in Flight and Barr Worcester Porcelain 1783-1840, p.39


Crack in cup at lower handle join; small chip at one tray handle; very little wear to gilding

LOT 128

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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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