ENGLISH DELFT BLUE AND WHITE ‘S: PAEONIAE’ APOTHECARY OR SYRUP POT (WET DRUG JAR), 1675-1700.Est. $800-$1,200
Sold: $600 ($500)
Inscribed “S: PAEONIAE” within a rectangular reserve, surmounted by a pair of peacocks perched upon branches and above a winged angel’s mask suspending floral swags and tassels, the handle flat on the interior, concave on the exterior and ending in a curled lower terminal, the unglazed base hollow. Height 7 ¾ inches.