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    Sale 7561

    Simon Sainsbury The Creation of an English Arcadia

    18 June 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 126

    A LONDON DELFT DATED BLUE AND WHITE WINE-BOTTLE

    1649

    Price Realised  

    A LONDON DELFT DATED BLUE AND WHITE WINE-BOTTLE
    1649
    Of conventional type, the globular body with slender cylindrical neck and grooved loop handle, inscribed SACK/1649 above a flourish, some minute flaking to rims and edge of handle
    7 1/8 in. (18 cm.) high


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    Louis L. Lipski and Michael Archer, Dated English Delftware, London, 1984, records ten sack bottles of this date, the present example may be no. 1374.

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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale, Sotheby's, London, 19th April 1982, lot 131.
    Acquired from Jellinek & Sampson Antiques, London, 20th April 1982.