Catalogue and condition report for 25th October 2017

Estimates do not include the buyer's premium of 15%, realised prices (where shown) do include this premium. No VAT applies.

Lot Description & Condition Estimate £ Price £
A Book - Lowestoft Porcelain in Norwich Castle Museum Volume 1 Blue & White by S Smith 1975 (pb)
5-10 6.90
B Book - Lowestoft Porcelain in Norwich Castle Museum Volume 2 polychrome by S Smith 1985 (hb)
10-15 11.50
C Early Lowestoft by C. Spencer 1980 (hb), signed by the author, and Norfolk Museums Service information sheet
20-30 23
D Variety in Lowestoft Porcelain by M. Corson 1992 (pb)
30-40 20.70
E Book - The Illustrated Guide to Lowestoft Porcelain by G. Godden 1969 (hb)
10-15 20.70
F Book - Lowestoft Porcelains, GA Godden, 1985 (hb)
25-30 17.25
G Early Lowestoft by C. Spencer 1980 (hb), no dust cover
15-20 11.50
H Catalogue - FA Crisp collection, 1907, limited edition no 28/150
140-160 Not Sold
I Lowestoft China by WWR Spelman limited edition no 73/500 1905 (hb)
25-35 Not Sold
J Catalogues - John Warrell Collection volume 1 March 1986 & John Warrell Collection volume 2 June 1986 (hb)
20-25 10
K Book - Lowestoft China by M.L. Powell, 1934 (pb)
12-15 13.80
L Rare black and white postcard of Factory Street, Lowestoft, showing the china factory
20-25 23
M Book - The F.S. Mackenna Collection of English Porcelain part 3, Plymouth and Bristol
5-15 5.75
Thumbnail 1 Teabowl and 11 cm slopbowl, Redgrave pattern
Both stained, larger bowl 2 cracks
80-100 Not Sold
Thumbnail 2 Three blue & white teabowls each painted with an Oriental scene
One bowl chip inside rim and stained
150-200 230
Thumbnail 3 15.5cm blue & white moulded sauceboat, printed flowers
Crack down lip, crack around base
50-70 103.50
Thumbnail 4 17cm blue & white moulded sauceboat, flower print, & 23.5cm oval pierced basket, pinecone print
Sauceboat stained, grazed rim and handle, basket restored
150-200 172.50
Thumbnail 5 Mandarin saucer, painted with boy and butterfly
Rim crack
100-120 Not Sold
Thumbnail 6 Ogee shaped teabowl, green line and feather decoration. Painted with "invisible writing" see S. Smith Vol 1 p. 36
Damaged and repaired
35-40 48.30
Thumbnail 7 Teabowl and saucer, green Redgrave pattern
Stained crack to teabowl
80-120 92
Thumbnail 8 Coffee cup and saucer, green Redgrave pattern
Saucer has light stain around base, cup has chipped hairline crack
100-140 Not Sold
Thumbnail 9 Blue & white teabowl and saucer, long fence pattern, decorator's mark
Teabowl rim chip and crack, saucer rim chip
110-130 126.50
Thumbnail 10 7.5cm blue & white printed teabowl, dromedary and raft
Hairline crack from rim to base
180-220 218.50
Thumbnail 11 15.5cm blue & white bowl, root pattern
Hairline crack from rim, inside scratched
120-140 Not Sold
Thumbnail 12 Coffee cup, polychrome floral decoration, red arabesques around handle
Sprung handle
100-150 115
Thumbnail 13 15cm bowl, dollshouse pattern
Rim crack
120-140 Not Sold
Thumbnail 14 12cm blue & white moulded sauceboat
Very slight graze below lip
100-150 172.50
Thumbnail 15 15cm bowl, green Redgrave pattern
Rim restored
140-160 130
Thumbnail 16 Blue & white coffee cup, long fence pattern
Glazed over factory defect
180-240 Not Sold
Thumbnail 17 Chelsea ewer, polychrome floral decoration
Rim cracks, sprung handle
200-300 Not Sold
Thumbnail 18 Fluted bowl with blue dot and fern border
Tiny rim chip
100-150 184
Thumbnail 19 11cm teabowl, two bird pattern
Chip to footring
90-120 103.50
Thumbnail 20 Sparrowbeak jug, two bird pattern
100-150 115
Thumbnail Thumbnail 21 Dumpy sparrowbeak, pink flower spray in cartouche, meandering border
Factory defect near handle
280-320 414
Thumbnail 22 Polychrome coffee cup, floral decoration
Tiny rim chip and crack
350-450 Not Sold
Thumbnail 23 Coffee cup, dollshouse pattern
150-180 230
Thumbnail 24 Polychrome coffee cup, floral decoration
150-180 207
Thumbnail 25 15.5cm bowl, dollshouse fern pattern
180-200 Not Sold
Thumbnail 26 Saucer, polychrome flowers and cornucopia with pink scroll and lattice border with floral garlands
Rim has 3 hairline cracks and a small chip
100-120 Not Sold
Thumbnail 27 Saucer, polychrome rose spray decoration
Hairline cracks to rim
100-120 Not Sold
Thumbnail 28 Teabowl and saucer, dollshouse fern pattern
Saucer small rim chip
120-160 138
Thumbnail 29 Teabowl and saucer, green Redgrave pattern
Saucer has small chip outside rim
110-150 Not Sold
Thumbnail 30 15cm bowl, Imari pattern
Small stained stiltmarks inside bowl
160-180 Not Sold
Thumbnail 31 Blue & white sparrowbeak jug, long fence pattern
Star crack towards base, small stains
200-250 299
Thumbnail 32 Polychrome dolphin ewer floral decoration
180-240 207
Thumbnail 33 Coffee cup and saucer, MR inscription, cornflowers with blue line border
Both broken and reglued
350-450 402.50
Thumbnail 34 10cm blue & white moulded sauceboat
Small cracks along rim
100-150 161
Thumbnail 35 14cm blue & white printed mug
3 long cracks
130-150 Not Sold
Thumbnail 36 19cm blue & white jug and cover, painted with pagoda, trees and long fence. See Lowestoft Porcelains by G. Godden, plate 140
Cracks around beak, tip chipped. Lid cracked
500-600 Not Sold
Thumbnail 37 19cm fluted saucer dish, dollshouse pattern
Large star crack
250-300 Not Sold
Thumbnail 38 Blue & white feeding cup, printed with flowers and moth
Heavily stained, tiny chip to tip of spout
250-300 Not Sold
Thumbnail 39 Mandarin pattern saucer
150-180 299
Thumbnail 40 Large Mandarin teabowl and saucer
Teabowl has tiny chip reglued
450-500 632.50
Thumbnail 41 Polychrome sparrowbeak jug, rose and basket decoration
Tiny cracks to sides of beak
300-350 345
Thumbnail 42 Pencil and gilt teabowl and saucer, decorated with floral sprigs, ex Rev Wheeler collection Nos 3 & 4
400-450 460
Thumbnail 43 Polychrome teabowl and saucer, rose spray in purple cartouche with trailing border
250-300 287.50
Thumbnail 44 Polychrome coffee cup, painted by the Tulip Painter with convolvulus flower spray, ex Signy collection No 339
Faded decoration, 2 long rim cracks
200-250 Not Sold
Thumbnail 45 Polychrome teapot and lid with floral cornucopia
Small crack above handle, chip to lid
480-550 552
Thumbnail 46 Blue & white teapot and lid with printed rose and moth, crescent mark
Tip of spout restored, lid chipped and restored
350-400 345
Thumbnail 47 Blue & white teabowl and saucer, painted sunflower pattern, teabowl decorator's mark 6
Saucer has stress crack
300-400 Not Sold
Thumbnail 48 11.5cm blue & white mug printed with pagodas and man on bridge, Bicentenary 1957 Exhibition no 73
Hairline crack to rim
300-350 333.50
Thumbnail 49 Blue & white butter tub stand printed with floral sprays, twig handles with applied flowers and leaves, crescent mark
Crack across footring
350-400 Not Sold
Thumbnail 50 Blue & white oval pierced basket, pine cone print
400-460 Not Sold
Thumbnail 51 Blue & white egg drainer, diamond piercing and twisted handle
Star cracks
600-700 Not Sold
Thumbnail 52 Blue & white sparrowbeak jug, root and flower pattern
Tiny rim chip and stress crack by beak
400-450 Not Sold
Thumbnail 53 Blue & white sparrowbeak jug, long fence pattern, decorator's mark 8
Tip of beak grazed
400-450 380
Thumbnail 54 11cm blue & white milk jug and cover, printed three flower pattern
Small stress crack at beak
480-560 552
Thumbnail 55 Mandarin sparrowbeak jug
Stress crack by beak, minor graze to tip
350-400 345
Thumbnail 56 Small polychrome sparrowbeak jug, delicately painted with rose spray
480-520 Not Sold
Thumbnail 57 15cm blue & white ewer, printed fence pattern, crescent mark
Tiny chip and hairline crack to lip
350-400 Not Sold
Thumbnail 58 Hughes moulded blue & white teabowl & saucer, saucer finely moulded and decorator's mark 8, teabowl decorator's mark
380-420 437
Thumbnail 59 Polychrome teabowl and saucer, green Redgrave pattern
Saucer has small rim chip
280-320 Not Sold
Thumbnail 60 Rib moulded blue & white coffee cup, printed floral decoration
Tiny stains at rim
280-320 322
Thumbnail 61 Blue & white teabowl and saucer, Robert Browne pattern
Saucer has tiny rim chips
280-320 Not Sold
Thumbnail Thumbnail 62 Rare cabbage leaf dish painted with trailing flowers, 11 cm
Broken and reglued
300-350 368
Thumbnail 63 Pencil and gilt sparrowbeak jug, decorated with trees, fence and flower spray
Rim cracked and restored, chip to footring
300-350 345
Thumbnail 64 Late polychrome teabowl and saucer, rose decoration, green border
Two hairline cracks to rim of teabowl
100-120 115
Thumbnail 65 Powder blue teabowl, decorated with vignettes of oriental scenes, ex Albert Amor Ltd
Chip inside footring
200-250 253
Thumbnail 66 Blue & white fluted cream boat, 11cm
Small spots of staining, tiny hairline crack to rim
300-350 345
Thumbnail 67 Finely decorated Mandarin sparrowbeak jug with pointing child
280-320 483
Thumbnail 68 Small moulded sauceboat, 14cm
280-320 Not Sold
Thumbnail 69 Blue & white dolphin ewer
Stress crack across base, small cracks and nibbles around rim
280-320 Not Sold
Thumbnail 70 Blue & white coffee cup, sunflower pattern, decorator's mark 8
Small stain and crack to rim
280-320 Not Sold
Thumbnail 71 Blue & white saucer, sunflower pattern
180-200 230
Thumbnail 72 Blue & white saucer,long fence pattern, decorator's mark 6
160-200 195.50
Thumbnail 73 Blue & white teabowl and saucer, floral decoration
Grazed rim to both, saucer has stress crack at footring
250-280 Not Sold
Thumbnail 74 Teabowl and saucer, two bird pattern
180-200 207
Thumbnail 75 Coffee cup, printed blue & white willow pattern, deep internal border
Grazed rim
180-200 207
Thumbnail 76 Polychrome coffee cup, painted by the Tulip Painter with convolvulus flower spray
Glaze heavily spotted, slight handle graze
180-220 207
Thumbnail 77 Coffee cup and saucer, tobacco leaf pattern, decorator's mark 2
Minor staining to footring of cup
650-800 862.50
Thumbnail 78 Teabowl and saucer, dollshouse pattern
Saucer has factory glazed chip to rim with associated hairline crack
160-180 Not Sold
Thumbnail 79 Polychrome teabowl and saucer, floral ribbon border
Both have grazed rim
150-180 333.50
Thumbnail 80 Teapot and cover, floral cornucopia
Staining and tiny chip at spout
650-750 Not Sold
Thumbnail 81 Teapot and cover, delicately painted with pink rose spray
Teapot has tiny rim chips
500-600 460
Thumbnail 82 Coffee cup, polychrome tulip and floral spray with gold rim
Tiny chip to rim above handle
150-200 172.50
Thumbnail 83 Rare coffee cup, painted in pink monochrome floral sprigs with gilt fern
Hairline crack to rim
200-250 230
Thumbnail 84 Mandarin sparrowbeak jug painted with four figures, one with pipe
Tiny chip bear base, staining to tip of beak
280-320 483
Thumbnail 85 Dolphin ewer, painted in underglaze blue with iron red and gilt
Small stress crack near handle
250-300 250
Thumbnail 86 Polychrome sparrowbeak jug painted with floral sprays and cartouche
Star crack near base, sprung handle
350-400 402.50
Thumbnail 87 Polychrome coffee cup, floral painting, ex Albert Amor Ltd
200-250 310.50
Thumbnail 88 Polychrome sparrowbeak jug painted with the rose pattern
550-600 713
Thumbnail 89 Finely decorated pencil and gilt teabowl and saucer
Saucer has crack to rim
180-220 264.50
Thumbnail 90 Finely decorated polychrome bottle shaped vase, painted in the Curtis pattern, 11cm
Small chip to rim
350-450 1725
Thumbnail 91 Fluted polychrome teabowl and saucer with scalloped rim, painted with floral sprigs and curled feather and flower border
Saucer has rim chip
350-400 Not Sold
Thumbnail 92 15cm polychrome trumpet shaped garniture vase painted with vase and flowers with pink scale border
Tiny chips to rim, small stress cracks from base
1500 2415
Thumbnail 93 Rare 9cm enamelled mug with scroll handle, painted with bridge scene and deep pink border, ex Dreweatt Neate exhibition See plate 194, Lowestoft Porcelains by G. Godden
3000 3000
Thumbnail 94 9cm blue & white mug with padoga island scene, decorator's mark
700-900 920
Thumbnail 95 Miniature blue & white sparrowbeak jug, 5cm, decorator's mark 6
Crack from beak
500-700 1150
Thumbnail 96 Miniature blue & white teapot and cover 8cm, decorator's mark 17
Two chips below rim of lid
1200-1500 1495
Thumbnail 97 Miniature blue & white sucrier and cover, 5cm, decorator's mark
Chip inside lid
1500-1700 1610
Thumbnail 98 Fine rare tea caddy of an attractive vase-shaped form, painted with blue and white floral decoration, 9.5cm, decorator's mark 2
1300-1500 1610
Thumbnail 99 Blue & white bottle shaped vase painted with pagoda and fence scene, 11cm
1100-1400 1725
Thumbnail Thumbnail 100 Very rare (no other example recorded) preserve pot and cover decorated in the French taste with cornflowers and gilt sprigs, the cover with a faceted conical finial. Formerly Godden reference collection, sold Christies 9.10.89 lot 174
Bowl has staining to rim, lid has chipped and stained edge
5000-6000 Not Sold
Thumbnail Thumbnail 101 Very rare teabowl and saucer with unusual oriental style decoration of a cock and hen with chicks, and Mandarin figures. See plate 22, Lowestoft Porcelains by G. Godden
Hairline crack to rim of saucer, and rim of teabowl
2000-2500 2300

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