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    Sale 12037

    Interiors

    8 June 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 203

    A DUTCH SILVER-MOUNTED JAPANESE ARITA PORCELAIN EWER

    APPARENTLY UNMARKED, THE SILVER-MOUNTS SECOND HALF 17TH CENTURY, THE PORCELAIN EDO PERIOD, LATE 17TH CENTURY

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    A DUTCH SILVER-MOUNTED JAPANESE ARITA PORCELAIN EWER
    APPARENTLY UNMARKED, THE SILVER-MOUNTS SECOND HALF 17TH CENTURY, THE PORCELAIN EDO PERIOD, LATE 17TH CENTURY
    The baluster body painted in underglaze blue with panels containing figures in landscapes, surrounded by stylised flowers and scrolling foliage, the plain hinged cover engraved with two coats-of-arms accolé below initials, with cast scroll thumbpiece, the handle mount with later French tax mark
    11 1/8 in. (28.2 cm.) high


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