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Stock number:

Z98

 

Period:

18th century

 

Type:

Delft

 

Size:

Height: 11 cm; 4 ?

 

Price:

p.o.a.

 

Availability:

Available

 

Object Details

 

Item name:

A DUTCH BLUE & WHITE DELFT APOTHECARY JAR

 

A DUTCH BLUE & WHITE DELFT APOTHECARY JAR

 

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Description:

of high shouldered cylindrical form finely painted and decorated with the inscription
E
CHELID:MAYOR
set in an elaborately decorated cartouche painted in underglaze blue with, above the inscription a vase of flowers supported on each side by two peacocks and below the head and shoulders of a man with garlands and swags on either side, the shoulder and foot moulded, the interior and the base glazed, the footrim unglazed.

Period: eighteenth century

 

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