5 April 2001
A Bristol delft blue and white bowl
Of straight-sided flared form, on a short foot, painted with flowering shrubs within ogival cartouches, against a blue-ground reserved with scrolling foliage above a band of alternating panels of diaper ornament and stylised foliage, the interior with birds perched among flowering shrubs beneath a band of flower-sprays (small rim chip, short hairline crack and minor fritting and flaking to the rim, large chips to footrim)
15¾ in. (40 cm.) diam.
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