A group of 9 enamel pieces including 1) three teacaddies; 2) pair of candlesticks painted with sprigs of flowers; 3) pair of plaques painted with a vase of flowers and a butterfly; 4) a rectangular snuff box painted with sprigs of flowers - all probably Staffordshire (Bilston).

5) Oval snuff box painted with blue flowers probably from a London pottery.

Provenance

1) Ionides collection; T L Gardner, 1968; Donald Parker. 2) T L Gardner, 1968; Donald Parker. 3) Ionides collection; Sothebys, 1975; Donald Parker. 4) Christie's, 1983; Donald Parker. 5) Ionides collection; Sotheby's, 1980; Donald Parker.


The Bowes Museum

Newgate, Barnard Castle, County Durham, DL12 8NP
01833 690606
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Mon – Sun, 10am – 5pm

Closed 25, 26 Dec and 1 Jan

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