24 January 2011
A LONDON DELFT WHITE POSSET-POT AND COVER
CIRCA 1655, PERHAPS SOUTHWARK
Of ribbed cylindrical form, the domed cover with knop finial, the upright S-scroll handles at either side of the curved spout
8¼ in. (21 cm.) high (2)
With Jonathan Horne, London, 1998.
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Jonathan Horne, A Collection of English Pottery, Part VIII, London, March 1998, no. 516.
Leslie B. Grigsby, The Longridge Catalogue, Vol. II, D273.
In his catalogue entry for the present posset-pot, Jonathan Horne described it as possibly the finest white example recorded.
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