A late 19th Century Royal Crown Derby twin handled vase and cover decorated with a hand painted stylised hoho bird perched on a branch within a turquoise border with hand painted sprigs of flowers, printed mark with date code for 1897, height 21cm, restored together with a Royal Worcester vase and cover decorated with a blue and green foliate pattern, height 15cm, S/D. (2)
Alison Snowdon - Valuer & Auctioneer
Ceramics, Decorative Arts and Textiles
Alison specialises in ceramics and textiles with a particular interest in design and decorative arts from 1880 to 1945. She graduated in 2006 with a BA Hons degree in Art History, and brings over ten years’ experience to Fieldings. Her most significant finds to date include a pair of 18th Century Limehouse sauceboats which sold at auction for £36,000, a 17th Century band sampler selling for £1,100 and a collection of Louis Vuitton luggage selling for over £9,000.