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A garniture of three Royal Worcester majolica vases, Circa 1875

Estimate:

2,000 - 3,000 GBP

A garniture of three Royal Worcester majolica vases, Circa 1875

A garniture of three Royal Worcester majolica vases, Circa 1875

Estimate:

2,000 - 3,000 GBP

A garniture of three Royal Worcester majolica vases

Circa 1875


in the Chinese archaic taste, moulded in low relief with bats, insects and mythical beasts on a leiwen pattern ground, enriched in blue and turquoise glaze, comprising a pair of bottle vases with elephant's head handlesa and a low baluster vase, impressed crowned marls, incised shape numbers 320 and 333k

14 in. high, 35.5 cm.

8¾ in. high, 22.4 cm.

3

Bottle vase: overall of good appearance. Minor restoration to two ribbed parts of the lower section, and similar retouching to the bosses below the rim.

Squat vase: small area of retouching to one rib, but overall in good order.

Other bottle vase: some restoration and retouching to one of the elephant handles on the beast’s forehead. Otherwise in good order


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