6 November 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,250
Estimate GBP 500 - GBP 800
A BLUE GLAZED WATER SPRINKLER, 17TH CENTURY
the body of rounded form with deep grooves cut into the side of the body, rising to a double gourd formed neck with tall tapering and slender rim, covered in a deep blue partially transluscent glaze, a ring of brown glaze to the rim -- 8¾in. (22.3cm.) high.
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Plesch Collection (Cv 22B); acquired Bluett and Sons, London, December 1975.
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