• Lot 28

    A blue and white salt cellar and a box and cover

    LATE 17TH/18TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    A blue and white salt cellar and a box and cover
    Late 17th/18th Century
    The small circular box and cover decorated with insects hovering among flowering plants, 7 cm. diam.; an unusual reticulated tripod salt of hexagonal form, the concave top painted with two cockerels above the openwork honeycomb-pattern sides, supported on three animal mask feet, 8 cm. diam., minor frits (2)


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