A ROYAL WORCESTER RETICULATED PORCELAIN CIRCULAR BOX AND COVER BY GEORGE OWEN 1912
of shallow low form raised on three gilded paw feet, the body pierced with three cartouches of honeycomb reserved on pierced foliate work, separated by three pierced acanthus leaf panels, the cover with a radiating network of honeycomb piercing terminating at a foliate and shell-molded edge, enriched with three bands of white 'pearls', surmounted with a pierced knop.
Height 4⅛ in.; 10.5 cm.
Diameter 4½ in.; 11.5 cm.
In overall good appearance and condition. No damage noted.
In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion. NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.
Sotheby’s London, May 31, 1983, lot 231