Rare Bow Goblet Of Open Slightly Everted Bucket Shape

An extremely rare Bow Goblet of open slightly everted bucket shape, raised on a turned foot with with chamfered edge. Applied all over with sprays of flowering prunus issuing from thorny branches.

An extremely rare form unrecorded in the literature. Perhaps based on a silver form of cup.

Provenance: John Hewett Collection

Circa 1750

Height: 3 1/2 Ins (9cms.)

Stock No. 1670

 

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