An 18th century blue and white sparrow beak jug with crossover handle, height 14.5cm.
Estimate £60 - £80
There is a hairline crack running from the top edge down through the neck body and round to the bottom of the handle which is clearly visible, there is a short hairline crack running off that main hairline crack, the top edge of the vase including thr beak section has a yellow glaze around it so possibly been restored there is hardly any gilding left to the top of that edge just on the apex of the beak some surface galzing chips there and to the handle, gilding rubbed also some discolouration surface scratches as well.
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