Wed, 10th Oct 2018 10:00

20th Century Decorative Art and Design - Two Day Sale (DAY TWO)

 
Lot 257
 

257

A Wedgwood Fairyland lustre 'Ghostly Wood' Malfrey vase and cover

A Wedgwood Fairyland lustre 'Ghostly Wood' Malfrey vase and cover,
designed by Daisy Makeig-Jones (1881-1945), Portland vase in gold, incised 'Shape No. 2312', and pattern number in blue 'Z4968',
33cm high,
with original receipt,
dated January 27 1926, '1 Wedgwood Fairyland lustre covered vase 31/10/ -', John Bates & Co. Ltd., China and Crystal Specialists, Christchurch, New Zealand, British Court NZ and South Seas Exhibition Dunedin, and
'Some Glimpses of Fairyland depicted by M Makeig-Jones',
Josiah Wedgwood and Sons Ltd., 1921 (4)

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Sold for £21,000


Condition Report
Under the cover, there is remnants of a label or sticker. On the top there is a small line - not a crack.
Some minor rubbing to the gilt rim of the vase. All clear under UV.

 

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Auction: 20th Century Decorative Art and Design - Two Day Sale (DAY TWO), Wed, 10th Oct 2018

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