140
140
Staffordshire, England, 18th century
RARE BEAR SCENT FLASK
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 8,750 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
140
Staffordshire, England, 18th century
RARE BEAR SCENT FLASK
Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 8,750 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

A Private View: Property from the Country Home of Christopher Cone and Stanley J. Seeger

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Staffordshire, England, 18th century
RARE BEAR SCENT FLASK
white saltglaze stoneware
height: 6.7cm., 2 5/8 in.
Made circa 1765.
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Provenance

Sotheby's, London, The Rous Lench Collection, 1 July 1986, lot 124

Catalogue Note

At the time of the Rous Lench sale there was only one other bear of this type recorded, described as a rattle, the piece is in the Metropolitan museum of Art, New York, acc. no. 45.12.39, published by Arnold R. Mountford, The Illustrated Guide to Staffordshire salt-glazed stoneware, London, 1971, pl. 229.

A Private View: Property from the Country Home of Christopher Cone and Stanley J. Seeger

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London