London, South Kensington
4 June 2014
A PIERO FORNASETTI (1913-1988) 'GREEK KEY' CERAMIC JAR AND COVER
Together with three ashtrays of a similar date
Jar: 11 ½ in. (29 cm.) high; Ashtrays: 5 ½ in. (14 cm.) wide, approx.
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