A green-glazed pottery vessel, perhaps Beauvais (one spout broken off)
Lot 52
A rare La Chapelle des Pots green-glazed pottery vessel (Vase trompeur), circa 1600-40
Sold for £5,250 (US$ 8,824) inc. premium
Auction Details
A green-glazed pottery vessel, perhaps Beauvais (one spout broken off)
Lot Details
A rare Saintonge, La Chapelle des Pots, green-glazed pottery vessel (Vase trompeur), circa 1600-40
Of cylindrical form moulded with a domed cover fixed by a bracket and applied with two animal spouts/handles to the sides above panels with crown motifs above jewels, applied with low-relief decoration, a crowned fleur-de-lys below three sun-motifs on one side, and a crowned armorial device below the initials 'A.L E.F.I.B' on the reverse, the domed foot with incised decoration, 27cm high (one handle/spout restuck)
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  1. Sebastian Kuhn
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