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CONTINENTAL OR BRITISH PALISSY WARE 'CABBAGE LEAF AND SNAKE' COFFEEPOT, LATE NINETEENTH CENTURY.
Est. $300 - $500
SOLD: $780 ($650)

Possibly Portuguese and in the manner of Manuel Mafra and Jose Cuhna, the coffeepot and cover formed of overlapping graduated cabbage leaves, the spout and handle each molded as a snake’s head and torso, their tails entwined around the base, indecipherable impressed circular factory mark. Height 9 ½ inches, length spout to handle 11 ⅛ inches.