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U0109M.COBALTFLATLEECH.M    Rare superb cobalt blue freeblown rough pontilled shallow, widebodied "leech jar" type shape but of proportions Ive never seen before. Potentially also a cuspidor but almost certainly an apothecary usage of some sort. Shaloow base, good wear ring very rounded sides and sloped flattened shoulders well in, then turning outwards and flared and flattened. Full original gloss c1850 though possibly earlier. Lopsided body and offcentre neck.  3"high, 6"diameter   Excellent £110

Cobalt apothecary leech jar large size

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