A pair of Italian maiolica berettino-ground wet drug jars, Venice or Rome, dated 1592

1237

H.: 22 cm - L.: 20 cm

Condition: (UV-checked)
- The one on the right, inscribed S:Bisantini, with two typicial superficial chips on the spout, a number of minor superficial baking flaws and the foot with a few small chips and a larger one. The body with a crack emerging from the first 'i' in the text band, extending downwards along the base and up again towards app. 3/4 of the height of the jug.
- The one on the left, inscribed D:d:Capparr, with two typicial superficial chips on the spout, one on the handle, possibly lacking a section of the curl on the lower part of the handle (the absence may be baking-related though) and a chip to the foot. The body with two cracks, with hairlines extending up- and downwards.

Price incl. premium: € 1,785.00