Rare Worcester teapot and cover, circa 1765, painted in underglaze blue with the 'Fisherman in a Fan-Shaped Panel' pattern, on a powder blue ground, marked with both a square seal mark and a crescent, 18.5cm length
Sold for £540
Good condition. Tiny graze to the top of the finial, fleabite to the spout, two chips and a couple of further nibbles to the footrim.
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Auction: East Anglian, Fine Art & Antiques, Tue, 30th Jun 2020
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