TWO EXQUISITE 18TH CENTURY POTS FROM THE BAY OF SALERNO

TWO EXQUISITE 18TH CENTURY POTS FROM THE BAY OF SALERNO

Code: 50219

Dimensions:W: 26cm (10.2")H: 23.5cm (9.3")D: 23cm (9.1")

SOLD

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

H: 23.5cm  W: 26.0cm  D: 23.0cm  £295  (Left)

H: 20.5cm  W: 21.0cm  D: 19.0cm  SOLD  (Right)

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.