C 1770 Worcester - Cup and Saucer - Gilt Husk and Pattera - Sold May 24th 2011 - For Sale
C 1770 Worcester - Cup and Saucer - Gilt Husk and Pattera - Sold May 24th 2011
A truly outstanding C 1770 Worcester cup and saucer, beautifully gilded and decorated with festoons of husks and pattera. Formerly part of the Grice collection. The gilding on the cup and saucer is stunning with just two minute areas of rubbing to the rim. The gilding is as bright and vibrant today as when first applied 240 years ago. There are no chips, cracks or restoration. Cup measures 6.5 cm high x 6.5 cm diameter. Saucer measures 13.8 cm diameter.
This item has now sold on the 24th May 2011
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