Staffordshire Enameled Salt glaze Stoneware Chinoiserie Coffee Pot & Cover,
The pot with a flaring foot is decorated with Chinese-style "famille rose" botanical decoration with plants issuing from rockwork with an applied reeded strap handle and with a spout in the form of a bird head. Around the rim and the edge of the cover is green diaper swags edged in puce. The unusually molded spout is well painted in bright blue and a large green molded leaf on the lower section. The cover with an acorn finial.
Dimensions: 8 3/4 inches high x 5 1/4-inch diameter at the base x 7 3/4 inches wide.
Provenance: Private Collection; Comes with an invoice from Auctioneer Richard A. Bourne Co. Inc., date 11/25/1972. lot 154 where it sold for $900.00.
Reference: White Salt-glazed Stoneware of the British Isles, Diana Edwards and Rodney Hampson, Page 129, Colour plate 102 for a chinoiserie coffee pot at Historic Deerfield of similar form by with a plain spout.
|Dealer||Earle D. Vandekar of Knightsbridge, Inc.|
|Measurements||8 3/4 inches high x 5 1/4-inch diameter at the base x 7 3/4 inches|
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|Contact||Paul Vandekar, 212-308-2022 or firstname.lastname@example.org|