A Sciacca
Lot 16
A Sciacca maiolica jar (bombola), early 17th century
Sold for £7,800 (US$ 13,110) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A Sciacca maiolica jar (bombola), early 17th century
Painted with a profile bust portrait of a young lady, her hair tied with coloured bands, looking towards a vertical blank label, within a fruiting wreath flanked by foliate scrollwork against a yellow ground, above a drug label inscribed 'czucaro violato', the reverse with scrolling foliage and lemons, all between blue dash and blue and yellow borders to the rims, 25cm high (rim chips)

Footnotes

  • The drug label refers to a preparation of sugared violets.
Activities
Contacts
  1. Customer Services (UK)
    Customer Services
    Bonhams
    Work
    Work +44 20 7447 7447
    FaxFax: +44 20 7447 7401
  2. Porcelain (UK)
    General Enquiries
    Bonhams
    Work
    Work +44 20 7468 8243
    FaxFax: +44 20 7468 8252
  3. Shipping (UK)
    Logistics - Shipping
    Bonhams
    Work
    Work +44 20 7468 8302
    FaxFax: + 44 20 7629 9673