Moorcroft Pottery from the Elgin Cooley Collection: Part I

March 2530, 2023
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LOT 231

Lot 231

Moorcroft Orchids Vase, c.1918

Moorcroft Orchids Vase, c.1918
Lot 231 Details
Moorcroft Orchids Vase, c.1918

minor restoration
height 12.7 in — 32.2 cm
impressed Burslem marks, painted signature in green

Estimate $300-$400

Realised: $780
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

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Moorcroft Orchids Vase, c.1918
  • Moorcroft Orchids Vase, c.1918
  • Moorcroft Orchids Vase, c.1918


Minor restoration at the base edge; otherwise in good condition

LOT 231

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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