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Each in generally good order; with minor surface wear and scratches; light wear and rubbing to the enamels and gilt decoration; the gilt decoration probably refreshed in some places; further condition noted below.
The ewer with very minor fritting and losses to the rim; its handle off and restuck; with restoration to the front and side at the lower portion of its body; the ewer leans to one side (in the making), but is stable on its foot. 10 in. long, 41⁄2 in. wide
The basin with very minor fritting and losses to the rim; with restoration to the underside; the exterior of the shell with indentations encircling it, probably where the shell rested in the making, now with some touch-ups to the unglazed indentations; one foot restored. 10 in. long, 41⁄4 in. high
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