Stunning, Wedgwood, Encaustic Decorated Sucriere

Stunning, Wedgwood, Encaustic Decorated Sucriere

Code: K23005

£695.00 Approx $865.5, €810.97

A superb quality, 18th century, Wedgwood black basalt sucriere with encaustic decoration. This has a very tiny, impressed “WEDGWOOD” mark and it dates from c.1790. The basalt body is very finely potted and it is painted with bands of a classical border design in red and white matt enamels. This type of decoration was known as encaustic painting and was in imitation of the Ancient Greek pottery. This is a fabulous example and it is in excellent condition.

Dimensions: Height 11.5cm.  Diameter 12.8cm.

Price includes postage within the U.K., shipping to the U.S.A. and most of Western Europe.