18 November 1992,
Price realised NLG 1,380
NLG 1,000 - NLG 1,500
A WHITE DELFT FEEDING CUP, the bowl partially covered, with a small spout, loop handle, on base ring, late 17th Century
17.5 cm wide
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A type of cup, partially covered to prevent spillage, for feeding children and invalids.
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