24 January 2011
A PAIR OF DONYATT SLIPWARE DATED SPIT-SUPPORTS OR FURNITURE-RESTS
Each of tapering rectangular section, enriched overall with a straw-tinted glaze, molded with a head wearing a curled wig issuing a peg-shaped knop, above the incised initials EE and the date 1695, each side panel incised with a bird, the top panel with zigzag ornament before a step
5¼ in. (13.3 cm.) long (2)
Thomas Burn, Rous Lench Court; Christie's, London, 29-30 May 1990, lot 92.
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Leslie B. Grigsby, The Longridge Catalogue, Vol. I, S92.
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