Lot 304: TWO KÜTAHYA POTTERY JUGS, TURKEY, 18TH CENTURY |
October 19, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: the subglobular body with long, slightly everted neck aligned with spout, curved handle, one with two drill holes for original cover, one decorated with large yellow and red leaves, the other with two moulded horizontal rings and green, red, blue and yellow leaves and stems, one with marking to underside
Both in generally good condition, the smaller example primarily decorated in red and yellow with some cracks near rim with associated restoration and some discoloration, base with some abrasion, the other intact, in good condition, very minor abrasion to base, as viewed.
"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.
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Dimensions: 12.5cm; 13.5cm. height