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Large 17th Century Italian Antique Montelupo Maiolica Apothecary's/ Chemist's Jar

Large 17th Century Italian Antique Montelupo Maiolica Apothecary's/ Chemist's Jar

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Large 17th Century Italian Antique Montelupo Maiolica Apothecary’s/ Chemist’s Jar

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A large 17th-century Italian antique apothecary's jar with two handles, originating from Montelupo, Italy.

Ideal for a floral arrangement or for display by itself.

The tin-glazed, earthenware vase is decorated with a pattern of stylised Persian-inspired "alla palmetta", typical of  Montelupo ceramics*. The rim and foot rim are decorated with bands of ochre and blue.

*Various examples of this type of decoration are illustrated in Fausto Berti's publication "Storia della ceramics di Montelupo (1999), Vol III, Cat. Nos. 113-121.

Provenance: Found in a former chemist's shop in Italy and held within an Italian private collection since the 1970s until acquired by us.

Condition - surface wear commensurate with age. No cracks. Please refer to the images. A further detailed condition report is available upon request.

Size: Height 32.5 cm (13”) x Width 24.5 cm (9 1/2")

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We ship worldwide! You can buy with 100% confidence too!

We are a member of the following 3 Professional Institutions:

1. LAPADA (London and Provincial Antique Dealers Association) –  LAPADA is the UK’s largest trade association for professional art & antique dealers (representing approximately 500 UK dealer members). All items are backed by our LAPADA guarantee;

2. CINOA –Confédération Internationale des Négociants en Oeuvres d'Art, (or International Confederation of Art and Antique Dealers' Associations) is the world association of art & antique dealer associations (representing 5000 dealers from 32 associations in 22 countries); and

3. The Norfolk & Suffolk Antique Dealers Association - Representing reputable, high quality antiques dealers based in Norfolk and Suffolk.

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