Sand-shaker. Globular body with stepped shoulder, neck broken and mended with band of metal, slightly concave disk foot, unglazed. Stonepaste fabric, white slip, transparent colourless glaze, cobalt blue underglaze details, lustre overglaze. Decorated with two blue streams and pair of recumbent deer, lustre painted flowers and leaves on long undulating stalks, band of lustre on shoulder, chain band, blue band near neck with band of lustre stylised leaves. Base unglazed.

An00089575 001 l


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metal, pottery
Type of Thing
glazed, lustred


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