A ROYAL WORCESTER RETICULATED PORCELAIN TWO-HANDLED VASE BY GEORGE OWEN 1909
of tall slender form, elaborately pierced with wide bands of honeycomb reserving a central unique geometric band, affixed on either side with a gilt-heightened pierced scroll handle and raised on a pierced foot and canted square base, applied with bands of 'pearls', the whole enriched with raised gilding, factory mark in gold, incised signature 'G. Owen', date code for 1909, numeral 61 or 19 to inside edge of footrim.
Height 8⅝ in.
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.
Christie's London, October 11, 1982, lot 220
Sandon, Ars Ceramica, 2019, no. 31, p. 115, fig. 22