Bowl (Forgery) card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Bowl (Forgery)


Currently not on display


Blue glazed bowl with black pattern of a pool with fish, lotus flowers & ?bees. Repaired from fragments in 1972. Displayed in 1976 and first recorded as a forgery in Jaunary 1982 (personal communication between Mrs Margaret Warhurst and Dr Anglela Milward). Possibly MacGregor Collection lot. 183. Compare with a bowl with the same style of decoration illustrated in the 12-14 November 1917 sale of the Grenfell collection (lot 208).