Rare Pair Of Chelsea Lobed Sauceboats

 

 

 

 

An extremely rare pair of Chelsea Lobed Sauceboats, of oval silver shape, applied with scrolled bevelled handle with bifurcated lower terminal, each painted with full sprays of European flowers including roses, honeysuckle, hairbells and pansies, the interiors with a convolvulus and a spray of yellow crocus, brown line rims.

Literature: See Nick Panes, British Porcelain Sauceboats of the Eighteenth Century, figure 60. From the Seattle Art Museum.

Circa: 1755

Length: 8 ins (20 cms)

Marks:   One with red anchor mark to the underside

Stock No. 1297

 

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