Antique English Porcelain Candle Snuffer RARE Bell Flower Shape Circa 1840
This unusual little antique porcelain candle snuffer was produced in England during the first half of the19th century. It features rich gilt decoration, two hand painted floral scenes and a dark cobalt blue ground. The organic bell flower or foxglove shape see last but one image) makes this a rare little object that we absolutely guarantee that you will adore.
Measuring: Height 2.5” (6.5 cm). Diameter at base 1.5” (4 cm).
The item is in good condition with no damage or restoration. The hand painted scene is bright and crisp. There is some minor crazing to the glaze which is to be expected due to the items use and age.
Please see our other early cobalt blue items of English country house porcelain that we have been lucky enough to acquire. They look splendid displayed as a grouping.
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