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Lot 423Minton Majolica Planter
In the Neoclassical style, of urn form, decorated with lion mask and ring handles, cobalt ground, on paw feet. Height 14 1/2 inches,

Sold for $438
Estimate $600-800

there are two large hairline cracks that originate on the top rim edge of either side and then extend downwards approximately half-way down; there is a third diagonal hairline located at the center of the body; two of the paw feet have been extremely restored; chip/nick losses to toes on other feet and nick/chip losses and restoration, including overpainting, to other areas, such as the noses on the lions, manes of the lions, etc.; stamped MINTON on the underside

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