Lot 36: MINTON'S LTD. LARGE MAJOLICA JARDINIÈRE, CIRCA 1880 38cm diameter, 30.5cm high
October 26, 2016
Edinburgh, United KingdomLive Auction
LARGE MAJOLICA JARDINIÈRE, CIRCA 1880
moulded with bamboo shoots and flowering orchids, impressed maker's marks
38cm diameter, 30.5cm high
Jardiniere in good general condition with no cracks or restoration
Factory firing cracks to the bamboo on the rim and to seams on the sides
Some glaze fritting, flaking and rubbing to leaves and bamboo here and there, mainly on the lower half of the body
Small chip to bamboo on the rim
Glazing flaw to one foot
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