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: N4485

: Applied Art

: jar, pharmacy

: Shouldered jar on ogee flared foot, heavy-moulded everted collar rim, two leaf-moulded horizontal handles band of moulded flutes above foot. Flat cover with four loxenge-shaped groups of piercings and moulded mushroom finial. Decorated in underglaze blue with heavy gilding. Collar, neck, fluting, foot and cover all solid blue outlined with gilt lines; handles and finial with gilt detailing; on shoulder, a band of blue lappets; curved 'label' with shell and scrolls bearing legend 'LEECHES'.

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: Staffordshire, United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland (UK) / England, Northern Europe, Europe


: 1835-1860

: Bequest of Hugh V Smith, 1949