A WEDGWOOD CREAMWARE TWO-HANDLED VASE AND COVER CIRCA 1900
 A WEDGWOOD CREAMWARE TWO-HANDLED VASE AND COVER CIRCA 1900
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A WEDGWOOD CREAMWARE TWO-HANDLED VASE AND COVER CIRCA 1900

Estimate: 700 - 1,000 USD

A WEDGWOOD CREAMWARE TWO-HANDLED VASE AND COVER CIRCA 1900

Estimate: 700 - 1,000 USD

Lot Sold:375USD

Lot Details

Description

A WEDGWOOD CREAMWARE TWO-HANDLED VASE AND COVER CIRCA 1900


of ogee form with a waisted low neck, affixed on either side with a swan-form handle, the cover surmounted by a modelled 'Leda and the Swan', enriched with tooled gilt oakleaf bands and rose branches, impressed WEDGWOOD, ENGLAND, numeral 2.

Height 10⅞ in.

27.5 cm

Condition Report

half of one wing of the knop's swan broken in two pieces and reglued, the break issuing a long fine haircrack running to the rim edge; the tip of the wing is chipped away. Minor small chip the wing of one swan handle of the vase, which is in otherwise generally good condition.


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

Phillips, London, 1979

Exhibited

The Hammond Museum, 1984, bearing label

Wedgwood and Beyond: English Ceramics from the Starr Collection
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