London, South Kensington
26 April 2001
A Staffordshire slipware globular honey-pot
with loop handle, the cream-ground with striped brown combed decoration, late 17th century (small chips to rim and handle, two rim cracks) -- 14cm. high
The Billington Collection, sold at Christie's King Street, 27th February 1989, Lot 159.
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Cf. Earle Collection, Catalogue, no. 15.
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