New York, East
13 March 2001
This Lot has no reserve
AN EARTHENWARE 'SEA URCHIN' JUG
Designed by Christopher Dresser, Manufactured by Linthorpe Art Pottery, Circa 1880
With two spouts linked by the handle, running brown, ochre and cream glaze, impressed LINTHORPE Ch Dresser 312
7in. (17.8cm.) high
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This model is one of several designs produced by Christopher Dresser inspired by Pre-Columbian Peruvian originals. Another example of this design is in the permanent collection of the British Museum, London.
This lot has no reserve.
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