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A Wedgwood 'Wreathed Shell' Part-Dessert Service, Circa 1820

A Wedgwood 'Wreathed Shell' Part-Dessert Service, Circa 1820

A Wedgwood 'Wreathed Shell' Part-Dessert Service, Circa 1820

A Wedgwood 'Wreathed Shell' Part-Dessert Service, Circa 1820

naturalistically modeled, painted in tones of pink and pale yellow, comprising:

an Argonauta Argo comport and stand; 

three Anornia cream-bowls and covers with Serpula finials, and stands;

two Tellina Radiata dishes;

and eight Pecten Japonicum plates;

impressed uppercase WEDGWOOD marks, various impressed letters, various numerals in iron-red, cross within a circle mark in iron-red. 21 pieces.

All in good condition except:

One cream bowl with a small rim chip, one cream bowl extensively restored.

One cover with several restored rim chips; the other two covers with both with tiny chips under the rim edge.

The comport with a minor glazed over firing crack near the rim; the stand with a painted over firing crack to the edge of the center of the base

One shaped dish with a minor slice chip to the rim edge

Plates all with some minor staining; one with a small chip under the rim


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two creambowls, with D. M & P. Manheim, New York, bearing label