Lot 340: WEMYSS WARE 'BROWN COCKEREL' TEA CUP & SAUCER, EARLY 20TH CENTURY
26 October 2016
Edinburgh, United KingdomLive Auction
'BROWN COCKEREL' TEA CUP & SAUCER, EARLY 20TH CENTURY
also a WEMYSS 'BLACK COCKEREL & HENS' FRILLED BOWL, 14cm diameter; and a WEMYSS 'BLACK COCKEREL & HENS' BEAKER VASE, 11cm high, each with maker's marks (3)
Cup and saucer: Good condition
Saucer with slight discolouration to ground
Frilled bowl: Glaze fritting to rim here and there
Hairline to rim
Allover fine crazing, some discolouration to bowl interior and to a lesser extent exterior
Small chip to foot rim
Beaker: Restored around rim
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