Bow shell centrepiece
Bow shell centrepieceBow shell centrepiece

Bow porcelain centrepiece



modelled with two tiers of scallop shells protruding from a pillar with an assortment of smaller shells with a single shell on top, all supported at the base by three dolphins on a shell encrusted base painted in bright enamel colours, the interiors of the large shells painted with sprays of flowers with a gilt dentil border.
c.1765 
Ht. 10.6 inches
Anchor and Dagger mark 

Stock number: 10414.