Set of Porcelain Monkey Court Jesters playing instruments brown and almond colored checkered design. No maker marks Detailed removable tops
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Based on the photos and information provided, and subject to examination, this is:
A pair of hand-painted Monkey musician earthenware covered cannisters
unattributed maker, probably European, mid 20th Century
Each of circular form, the geometric checkerboard covers (lids) mounted with a seated monkey, dressed as a jester, playing an instrument (horn and flute), the bodies with checkerboard designs.
CONDITION: appear to be in good condition with wear commensurate with age and use.
PROVENANCE: acquired at auction
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