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FOUR PAIRS (JACOB PETIT FACTORY) CABBAGE-FORM PORCELAIN BOXES AND COVERS, CIRCA 1830-1850

Estimate:

3,000

to
- 5,000 USD

FOUR PAIRS (JACOB PETIT FACTORY) CABBAGE-FORM PORCELAIN BOXES AND COVERS, CIRCA 1830-1850

FOUR PAIRS (JACOB PETIT FACTORY) CABBAGE-FORM PORCELAIN BOXES AND COVERS, CIRCA 1830-1850

Estimate:

3,000

to
- 5,000 USD

Lot sold:

10,000

USD

FOUR PAIRS (JACOB PETIT FACTORY) CABBAGE-FORM PORCELAIN BOXES AND COVERS, CIRCA 1830-1850


one with a liner formed of a baby lying on a bed of yellow cabbage leaves, J.P. factory marks in underglaze-blue, together with a larger Spode cabbage tureen and cover, impressed Spode over numeral 9, and an English porcelain cabbage box, cover and stand. 14 pieces

(Spode cabbage tureen) height 5 ½ in.

14 cm

The Jacob Petit examples, one base with several leaf tips restored, another with one leaf tip restored, one cover restored, another cover with some re-touching to edges of leaves. The liner showing a baby restored.

The spode example with restoration at extremities and five small chips to edge of cover.

The English box with an open body crack, a minute chip to cover.

The overall impression of the boxes is a good appearance.


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.