A WEDGWOOD CREAMWARE PART-TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE CIRCA 1770
A WEDGWOOD CREAMWARE PART-TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE CIRCA 1770
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A WEDGWOOD CREAMWARE PART-TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE CIRCA 1770

Estimate: 1,500 - 2,500 USD

A WEDGWOOD CREAMWARE PART-TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE CIRCA 1770

Estimate: 1,500 - 2,500 USD

Lot Sold:1,000USD

Lot Details

Description

A WEDGWOOD CREAMWARE PART-TEA AND COFFEE SERVICE CIRCA 1770


transfer-printed in red with peacocks in a garden, comprising a coffee pot and cover, a milk jug and cover, a tea canister, a sugar bowl and cover, a waste bowl and four teabowls and saucers, some pieces with impressed lowercase Wedgwood marks. 16 pieces.

Height of coffee pot 9⅛ in.

23.1 cm

Condition Report

Coffee pot and cover: generally good condition.

Milk jug and cover: the spout is restored and the entire body is covered in overspray (some of which has flaked off), probalbly concealing further damage.

Sugar bowl and cover: minor small flat chip to the interior edge of bowl; cover possibly matched.

Waste bowl: minor small chip to footrim and pinhead chip to rim edge.

Tea canister: lacking cover.

Teabowls: one with a tiny rim chip.

Saucers: one with a small rim chips, two minute rim chips and a short fine haircrack to the rim.


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.

Cataloguing

Provenance

Collection of Mr. & Mrs. Samuel Victor, sold, Sotheby Parke Bernet, Inc., New York, March 10, 1978, lot 72

Exhibited

The Hammond Museum, 1984, bearing labels

1st Bank of the U.S, 1980, bearing label

Wedgwood and Beyond: English Ceramics from the Starr Collection
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