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Details & Cataloguing

The Collection of Anne H. & Frederick Vogel III

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AN ENGLISH DELFTWARE BLUE AND WHITE DRY DRUG JAR
CIRCA 1690
inscribed 'C CICHOREI' on a winged angel and 'crab claw' label.
height 7 in.
17.7 cm
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Provenance

Joseph V. Vizcarra Collection, Chicago, July, 1976
Vogel Collection no. 248

Catalogue Note

C: Cichorei is a compound of chicory, Cichorium intybus, where the roots, flowers, leaves and seeds were used. A wet drug jar labelled 'S. CHICHOREI.SYMPI', dated 1659 was sold, Christie's, London, October 10, 1985, lot 5.

The Collection of Anne H. & Frederick Vogel III

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New York