English Majolica Boat Tureen with Fish Cover

GBP 2,620.00

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Object Description

Unidentified English Majolica fish server which features a long boat with a winged beast at its figurehead as the base. The lid in the form of a planked deck topped by a large fish. Colouration: green, brown, turquoise, are predominant.

Object Condition

Cover: Generally good. KILN EFFECTS: Lid is warped and does not sit perfectly on the base. RESTORATION. Both ends of cover reglued and joins retouched. Base: Generally good. Some small flakes here and there; uneven glaze application to the ground to interior; a few specks of kiln detritus caught in the glaze. RESTORATION. Creature’s lower jaw reglued and join retouched. Filled chip to creature’s ear. Retouched flakes to wing.

Object Details

Dealer Opening Times

By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

+44 (0)1245 425045
+44 7380 389890

Dealer Location

PO Box 12911

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