Wedgwood ‘Kylix’ form bough pot or perfumiere c.1820

Wedgwood ‘Kylix’ form bough pot or perfumiere c.1820

A fine, large and rare English Regency period Wedgwood caneware bough pot / pot pourri with applied grey stoneware reliefs of fruiting ivy leaves, celebrating the cult of Dionysus.
The whole   in the form of an academic Ionian  Greek kylix.
The kylix form vessel on a square base with applied  anthemion and paterae to each of the four sides.
It is most unusual to still retain the  original inner (pot pourri) and outer (bough pot) lids, complete and undamaged, allowing use for dried and fresh flowers, or perfumed wafers.
Excellent original undamaged condition. Minor 2mm fleabites to edges.
UK c 1820
Height 25cm x 33cm wide x 23cm deep.
Price inc GST $1,500
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