14 Rutland Gate
London SW7 1BB
Painter”s mark 5, date letter C for 1755-56.
This is a very charming early example of this shape. Bulbs growing in soil would be planted in the upper section which is pierced at the base. This base fits into the lower section supplying water to irrigate them.
Height 19 cm
Width 19.5 cm
Private Collection, England, 2010