May 19, 2017 09:00 AM EDT Asheville, North Carolina


Chelsea Sunflower Tureen and Stand

British, 18th century, tureen modeled as a yellow petal flowerhead, seed center forming the cover with leaf knob, 2 x 5-1/2 in.; stand as a blossom resting between two large leaves issuing from a twig form handle with red anchor mark, 9 in. width of stand, losses to handle on cover, on tips to yellow flower head, chips to edge rims of stand, interior rim chips

Provenance:Collection of Mrs. Paul Mellon, sold Sotheby's, New York, November 21-23, 2014, lot 379; Property from the Collection of Marjorie S. Fisher, Palm Beach, Florida

Estimate: $5,000 - $7,000
Price Realized Including Buyer's Premium


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