Antique French terracotta hand basin w/ yellow glaze 8"

SKU: 16289

An incredibly rare handbasin from the nineteenth century, made in Varages - a village East of Aix-en-Provence. It has timeworn pale yellow glaze on the inside and two handles. There is an iron pipe underneath. A collector's piece. 

See similar examples in Poteries d’Eaux, page 114.

Amouric, Henri, et al. Poteries d’eaux: Les Eaux de La Terre, Du Corps et Du Ciel: Exposition, Aubagne, Chapelle Des Pénitents Noirs, 16 Juin-16 Septembre 2007. Lucie Éd., 2008.

Condition and wear consistent with age and use.
Bowl only measures approx. 8" high x 15¾" wide w/ handles x 11¾" diameter internally
Bowl only measures approx. 20cm high x 40cm wide w/ handles x 30cm diameter internally

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