18 June 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 8,125
Estimate GBP 6,000 - GBP 8,000
A PAIR OF LONDON DELFT BLEU PERSAN TWO-HANDLED FLOWER-POTS
Of campana form with entwined ropetwist handles with tapering terminals, the rich blue ground splashed in white slip, the bases pierced for drainage, one with two areas of restoration to rim and footrim, the other with crack near one handle halfway down the side, and with some flaking and chipping to handles
About 4½ in. (11.5 cm.) high (2)
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Acquired from Alistair Sampson, 16 June 1988.