One of a pair of deep blue and white jasper dip bough pots of Campana shape with white relief decoration, the body of inverted bell shape with two elongated ear handles with loops in the middle and mounted on a square plinth, on each side of the plinth scrolling foliate motifs with a larger leafy element in the center, the lower body with a repeating drop leaf pattern and the upper body divided into sections each with a small classical scene, including Coriolanus; the Three Graces; Beleraphon watering Pegasus; Nike and Warrior; Procession; and the Archers, the interior is glazed and with a flat round cover with holes to accommodate flower stems. (Pair with 1982.9a-b)

Bough Pot


About 1820