Blenheim
8 April 2009

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A Hispano Moresque Valencia (Narbonne) maiolica albarello, second half of the 16th century

of tall cylindrical form painted with an allover leaf design in ruby lustre and blue (damages)
27.5cm high
Estimate £4,000-6,000

Literature:
See Rudolph E.A Drey, ''Apothecary Jars'', (London 1978) p141, cat 72B


Sold for £20,000 (buyer's premium included)