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    Sale 7731

    Centuries of Style: Silver, European Ceramics, Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    2 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 17

    AN ITALIAN MAIOLICA EWER

    CIRCA 1600, PROBABLY DERUTA

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    AN ITALIAN MAIOLICA EWER
    CIRCA 1600, PROBABLY DERUTA
    Of faceted tapering form, with a speckled serpent handle and satyr-mask spout, the body painted with grotteschi, the borders and foot with concentric lines (minor glaze flaking to rims, slight glaze crazing)
    8 7/8 in. (22.5 cm.) high


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note there are some short hairline cracks to the upper rim, not mentioned in the catalogue.


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A COLLECTOR