31 October 2006
A set of three blue and white 'kraak porselein' double gourd vases
Each decorated to the lower body with six pomegranate-shaped panels including alternating flower-sprays and auspicious symbols, the upper body with panels of fruit and symbols, moulded with slightly flaring neck and recessed base, small rim chip and frittings
19 cm. high (3)
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For a similar example see M. Rinaldi, Kraak Porcelain- A Moment in the History of Trade, London, 1989, p. 173, ill. Pl.218.
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