A Very Rare Antique Minton Majolica Protat Shell Ewer C1865
A Very Rare Antique Minton Majolica Protat Shell Ewer C1865
A Very Rare Antique Minton Majolica Protat Shell Ewer C1865
A Very Rare Antique Minton Majolica Protat Shell Ewer C1865
A Very Rare Antique Minton Majolica Protat Shell Ewer C1865
A Very Rare Antique Minton Majolica Protat Shell Ewer C1865
A Very Rare Antique Minton Majolica Protat Shell Ewer C1865
A Very Rare Antique Minton Majolica Protat Shell Ewer C1865

A very rare Antique Minton Majolica 'Protat' Shell Ewer, c1865

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A very rare Antique Minton Majolica 'Protat' Shell Ewer, c1865 Renaissance stye, the sides and pedestal foot with scallop shells, the pedestal foot also shell-molded, a mermaid under the spout, a boy under the raised scroll handle, the eck molded with fish scales.  All richly colored on a dark blue ground, "HP" monogram on the handle; HP Protat was a Minton art Director and highly regarded 19th Century Sculptor.

This piece appeared on the cover of the Smithsonian magazine for the Minton majolica exhibition.

Dimensions:  15" H

Condition:  Excellent; No restoration

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