An English Delft Urn

Item Lot Number: 24

An English Delft Urn, probably London, circa 1760, of bell shape with lion's mask handles on a circular foot, painted in blue with a lady and gentleman in landscape, a church in the background, 21cm high See illustration

For similar examples see Archer (Michael) Delftware, The Tin Glazed Earthenware of the British Isles, pg.370 and 371

Estimate: £500-700

Sold: £1600
Condition Report:
Typical glaze flaking to rims. Some staining and wear to inside. 170317