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    Sale 5153

    British & Continental Ceramics & Glass

    30 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 954

    A PAIR OF ITALIAN MAIOLICA SQUAT CYLINDRICAL ALBARELLI

    CIRCA 1620, PROBABLY CALABRIAN

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF ITALIAN MAIOLICA SQUAT CYLINDRICAL ALBARELLI
    CIRCA 1620, PROBABLY CALABRIAN
    Each side of both albarello painted with bust-length portraits within circular cartouches against blue grounds with sgraffito scrolls, scrolling foliage and flowerheads
    6½ in. (16.5 cm.) high (2)


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