A ROYAL WORCESTER RETICULATED PORCELAIN VASE AND COVER BY GEORGE OWEN 1920
the shield-shaped body pierced with a wide honeycomb patterned band, raised on a knopped and faceted stem and circular foot, affixed on either side with a curved handle molded with grape clusters, the foot and dome of the cover formed of pierced acanthus leaves, factory mark, registration number and shape number 2402 in gold, incised signature 'G Owen', date code for 1920, numeral 61 or 19 to inside edge of footrim.
Height 7¾ 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 232
Sandon, Ars Ceramica, 2019, no. 31, p. 108, fig. 10