EXCEPTIONAL RARE ANTIQUE ART NOUVEAU MINTON SECESSIONIST OBLONG POTTERY PLANTER WITH SAILING SHIP DESIGN c. 1900 29cm long
An extremely rare & exquisite Antique Art Nouveau tube lined Minton Secessionist Oblong Pottery Sailing Ship Design Planter or Jardiniere with twin handles. The planter shows a previously unseen and unrecorded design of a mystical sailing ship and sailor figure amongst highly stylised wave form decoration to both sides.
The rare shape & design, rich glaze in Minton's typical deep blue and green colours and remarkable condition makes this a must have example for the Minton Secessionist collector.
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Marks: Marked Minton Ltd No2 with various other impressed shape and pattern references.
Country of Manufacture: England
Condition: In outstanding condition with no restoration, damages or blemishes.
Size: 29cm long x 9cm wide x 13.5cm deep.
Date: Circa 1900.