A ROYAL WORCESTER RETICULATED PORCELAIN VASE AND COVER BY GEORGE OWEN 1921
the vase pierced with a wide honeycomb patterned band beneath a band of a unique design, a further pierced band at the rim formed of acanthus leaves, the cover with alternating pierced and molded vertical panels beneath the reticulated knop, the footrim and cover with applied bands of 'pearls', the whole enriched with raised gilding, factory mark and shape number 2429 in gold, incised signature 'G Owen', date code for 1921, numeral 61 or 19 to inside edge of footrim.
Height 6¾ 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.
Sotheby's London, May 31, 1983, lot 228
Sandon, Ars Ceramica, 2019, no. 31, p. 109, fig. 11