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Rare Staffordshire white salt-glazed stoneware candlestick
Circa 1760
The tapering stem raised on a scroll- and foliage-moulded base, the upper node applied with satyr's masks and flowerheads. Together with a drip pan. 2 pieces.
Height: 8 1/4 in.
21 cm
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Provenance

A. F. Allbrook, London, acquired on September 29, 1964

Catalogue Note

Another similar example, one of four, from the Collection of Thomas Greg, is illustrated in the City Art Gallery Catalogue, The Incomparable Art, English Pottery from the Thomas Greg Collection, cat. no. 115. Another example of similar shape and base from the Rous Lench Collection was sold at Christie's London, May 29, 1990, lot 165.

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