A fine creamware pilgrim flask, circa 1770-75
Lot 47
A fine creamware pilgrim flask, circa 1770-75
Sold for £875 (US$ 1,470) inc. premium
Lot Details
A fine creamware pilgrim flask, circa 1770-75
Finely moulded in the shape of a scallop shell, the ornament repeated on both sides and edged with a fine gadrooned line, similar gadrooned outlines to the short cylindrical neck, 17.3cm long

Footnotes

  • The scallop shell is traditionally associated with pilgrimage.
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  1. John Sandon
    Specialist - British Ceramics
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