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A GROUP OF ENGLISH PORCELAIN TULIP-WARES, EARLY 19TH CENTURY

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Estimate:

1,000

to
- 1,500 USD

A GROUP OF ENGLISH PORCELAIN TULIP-WARES, EARLY 19TH CENTURY

A GROUP OF ENGLISH PORCELAIN TULIP-WARES, EARLY 19TH CENTURY

Estimate:

1,000

to
- 1,500 USD

Lot sold:

8,750

USD

Sold Without Reserve

A GROUP OF ENGLISH PORCELAIN TULIP-WARES, EARLY 19TH CENTURY


comprising a Minton small cup and saucer, a three footed cup and saucer, a small box and cover, and four various candle-snuffers

(largest saucer) diameter 5 ½ in.

14 cm

Minton small cup and saucer, wear to gilding at central well of saucer;

three footed cup and saucer, a petal tip of the cup loose and separate;

small box and cover, some wear to gilding on stem handle as visible in the catalogue illustration, some spray and re-gilding along edge of cover. Exterior of base of box sprayed;

1 snuffer without stem handle, with a flat shallow chip to rim edge, measuring 0.6 x 0.5 cm, tiny chips to pointed top. 1 snuffer with stem handle, with majority of handle over-painted.


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 New York, 2 March 2006, lot 401 (part; two snuffers)

Earle Vandekar of Knightsbridge, New York, bearing label (three footed cup and saucer)