Decorative Arts Online Auction

May 1010, 2018
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LOT 131

Lot 131

Limehouse Blue Painted Leaf-Shaped Pickle Dish, c.1747-48

Limehouse Blue Painted Leaf-Shaped Pickle Dish, c.1747-48
Lot 131 Details
Limehouse Blue Painted Leaf-Shaped Pickle Dish, c.1747-48

length 3.9 in — 10 cm

Estimate $200-$300

Realised: $1,920
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Roger D. Wilson Collection, Toronto
Simon Spero, London, 1994


‘Dining in Eighteenth Century Europe’, Gardiner Museum, Toronto, 1998



LOT 131

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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