Lot 811 (The Works of Art, Medals, Militaria & Furniture Auction, 22nd November 2019)
Sold for £850
- In fair condition commensurate with age, signs of wear consistent with the age of the piece. Splitting to wood and small chips to rim. Deep cracks and damage to bowl. Crack going almost around circumference of bowl. Wear and discolouration visible to interior and exterior of bowl. Bowl misshapen, not quite circular.
- Additional photographs added.
LATE 17TH/EARLY 18TH CENTURY LIGNUM VITAE WASSAIL BOWL,
the deep cylindrical bowl on a stemmed domed base, 20cm diameter, 21cm high
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