A Blue and White Cuspidor

A Blue and White Cuspidor

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Offered by Van Nie Antiquairs




A Blue and White Dutch Delft Cuspidor

The hexagonal body is painted on his sides with a stylized floral sprig, the scroll handle with dots. The flaring scalloped and barbed rim painted on the interior with a border of trellis and stylized floral sprigs, the exterior has a branche,. The footrim is shaped.
The spittoon was very popular in house holds and pups in earlier times by users of chewing tobacco.
Origin
Delft Earthenware
Period
XVIIIth Century
Reference
112-256
Sizes
8 cm

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Van Nie Antiquairs

Keizersgracht 600
1017EP Amsterdam
The Netherlands

+31 206261594
+31 653353290
http://www.vannieantiquairs.com

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