31 March 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 1,500
Estimate GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,000
A PAIR OF GERA BALUSTER DRUG-JARS
CIRCA 1780, UNDERGLAZE BLUE G MARKS
Named for SYR:/EMULSIV: and ROOB:/SAMBUC: within ribbon-tied circular oak garlands, each surmounted by a crane with one leg raised clutching a blue ball in its claw, each on stepped circular feet (restorations and lacquering, scratching to surface and enamels)
6 7/8 in. (17.5 cm.) high (2)
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