AN ITALIAN MAIOLICA TWO-HANDLED DRUG JAR AND AN ITALIAN MAIOLICA STORAGE JAR, CIRCA 1580 AND 1615
AN ITALIAN MAIOLICA TWO-HANDLED DRUG JAR AND AN ITALIAN MAIOLICA STORAGE JAR, CIRCA 1580 AND 1615
AN ITALIAN MAIOLICA TWO-HANDLED DRUG JAR AND AN ITALIAN MAIOLICA STORAGE JAR, CIRCA 1580 AND 1615
AN ITALIAN MAIOLICA TWO-HANDLED DRUG JAR AND AN ITALIAN MAIOLICA STORAGE JAR, CIRCA 1580 AND 1615
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The Collection of a Noble Lady

AN ITALIAN MAIOLICA TWO-HANDLED DRUG JAR AND AN ITALIAN MAIOLICA STORAGE JAR, CIRCA 1580 AND 1615

Estimate: 1,500 - 2,000 GBP

The Collection of a Noble Lady

AN ITALIAN MAIOLICA TWO-HANDLED DRUG JAR AND AN ITALIAN MAIOLICA STORAGE JAR, CIRCA 1580 AND 1615

Estimate: 1,500 - 2,000 GBP

Lot Sold:2,125GBP

Lot Details

Description

The Collection of a Noble Lady


AN ITALIAN MAIOLICA TWO-HANDLED DRUG JAR AND AN ITALIAN MAIOLICA STORAGE JAR, CIRCA 1580 AND 1615


the first jar, probably Montelupo, the rope-twist handles with mask terminals, named for `S. ros.sol.` in gothick script, on a banner reserved against fruit and flowers, the second jar, probably Calabrian, named for `mostartda` within a scroll cartouche on a ground of flowers, the reverse with a panel painted with a portrait of a youth 

Both 33 cm., 13 in. high

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Condition Report

The first jar has old restoration to the rim and neck covereing approximately half the circumference. The footrim has similar old restoration to approximatly a quarter of the circumference of the foot. A network of fine cracks appears on the surface of the lower part and these are some small glaze chips and blemishes. Typical staining and glaze crazing to the interior.


The `mostarda` jar is generally in good order with only some fine cracks to the lower left side of the portrait panel and a faint crack from the rim to the right of the inscribed cartouche. Minor staining to the interior.


"In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective, qualified opinion. Prospective buyers should also refer to any Important Notices regarding this sale, which are printed in the Sale Catalogue.

NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS PRINTED IN THE SALE CATALOGUE."

STYLE: European Silver, Gold Boxes and Ceramics
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