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An unusual askos-shaped vessel in the form of a bird, perhaps Medieval. The foot with scalloped edges and with two short 'wings' and 'tail' at back, the spout resembling the base of the next. L: 6 in (15.2 cm); H: 5 5/8 in (14.2 cm). In orange with buff with mineral deposits throughout. An interesting piece! Ex Southern California private collection.


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An unusual askos-shaped vessel in the form of a bird

Estimate $180 - $250May 04
Montrose, CA, USA