• Christie's Interiors - Masters auction at Christies

    Sale 5686

    Christie's Interiors - Masters & Makers

    9 March 2010, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 415

    AN ITALIAN MAIOLICA BERETTINO-GROUND JAR

    PROBABLY VENICE, MID-16TH CENTURY

    Price Realised  

    AN ITALIAN MAIOLICA BERETTINO-GROUND JAR
    PROBABLY VENICE, MID-16TH CENTURY
    Of globular form with a slightly flared foot, waisted neck and everted rim, painted all over in blue and heightened in white with scrolling leafy foliage issuing cornucopiae of fruits, flowers and birds
    11 in. (27.9 cm.) high


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