Rare WEDGWOOD ARCHIVE COLLECTION Coffee Pot & round Sugars framed illustration.

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  • Item Category: Ceramics
  • Source: eBay UK
  • Sold Date: Jan 11, 2012
  • Channel: Auction House

WEDGWOOD

A rare item for collectors of Wedgwood. It is a beautifully framed illustration 'Coffee Pot & Round Sugars'. The illustration measures 25cm sq and is in mint condition having spent its life in its presentation box. Of the highest quality, the illustration and frame weighs nealy 600g. The frame is very ornate with an aged gilt finish.

Comes in a superb lined presentation box with internal padding and leaflet. Box has just light shelf wear.

Originaly manufactured in dark Blue Jasper Dip these decorative items reflect the value and importance of coffee drinking as a social event in the early 19th Century.

These illustrations are taken from an unusual archive documant used to record shapes and costs. Bearing the watermark date of 1805.

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UK AUCTION ONLY.