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    Sale 5323

    British Ceramics & Glass 1630-1830

    14 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 8

    AN ENGLISH CREAMWARE BIRD WHISTLE

    CIRCA 1770

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    AN ENGLISH CREAMWARE BIRD WHISTLE
    CIRCA 1770
    Naturalistically modelled perched on a flared conical tree-stump base, the end of the tail forming the upright mouthpiece, splashed in green, brown and yellow glazes, the wings with incised plumage
    4½ in. (11.4 cm.) high


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