RARE CONFIT POTS FROM THE BAY OF SALERNO

RARE CONFIT POTS FROM THE BAY OF SALERNO

Code: 50172

Dimensions:W: 20cm (7.9")H: 21.5cm (8.5")D: 19.5cm (7.7")

SOLD

Two wonderful mid 18th century glazed Italian confit pots from the Bay of Salerno with very rare shell handles. In excellent antique condition.

H: 17.5cm  W: 17.5cm  D: 16.0cm  £215  NOW SOLD

H: 21.5cm  W: 20.0cm  D: 19.5cm  £250

Originally used for preserving foods including anchovies, sardines & olives in brine, or olive oil. They make wonderful decorative pots that can be used as vases, planted with spring bulbs, herbs etc.