Exceptional C19th large glazed terracotta garden urn / wine cistern

Exceptional C19th large glazed terracotta garden urn / wine cistern

Code: R1098

Dimensions:

H: 26" (66 cm)W: 38" (96.5 cm)D: 28.5" (72.4 cm)

£5,800.00 Approx $7351.08, €6791.57, £5800
An exceptional C19th large glazed terracotta garden urn / wine cistern; of unusually large scale by Lipscombe & Co.  The oval shaped bowl having a bold everted foliate moulded edge above the lobed body with a stif leaf rim collar below; raised on a fluted socle decending to the octagonal plinth base with incised decoration.  A rare and impressive piece of saltglazed stoneware giving major gravitas.  Would be equally impressive in a garden or interior as a jardiniere or wine cooler.  The rim of the bowl and the plinth stamped " LIPSCOMBE & CO PATENT GLAZED TERRA COTTA POTTERIES CHESTERFIELD"
English circa 1860
Very good condition 
Dimensions (ins) 38 wide x 28.5 deep x 26 high