RARE CONFIT POTS FROM THE BAY OF SALERNO
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.