A rare, early-18th century, square, English, delftware flower and bulb holder

September 18, 2019 2:40 pm Published by

The top pierced with three large circular holes and nine smaller holes, each edged with dashes. The body of tapering square shape; each side with flowers, foliage and trailing stems projecting from a double bracket fence. Decorated in blue on a pale blue glaze. In original condition. Probably London, third quarter of the 18th century.

Reference : English Delftware (Britton) no 7.26 for an example of similar shape

3065600 £ 3,400

This is a rare piece and there is no other known, recorded example with this decoration.

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