16 April 2010,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,625
Estimate GBP 1,000 - GBP 1,500
A KUTHAYA POLYCHROME DECORATED POTTERY MUG, TURKEY, 18TH CENTURY
Of waisted form with curved handle, underglazed painted in red, blue, yellow, green and black enamels with large flowers and abstract trailing flower sprays - 4 1/2in (11.5cm) high
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