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    Sale 7554

    European Ceramics and Glass Including the Property of a Collector

    31 March 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 168

    A GERMAN PORCELAIN PIPE TAMPER

    CIRCA 1765, PROBABLY KLOSTER VEILSDORF

    Price Realised  

    A GERMAN PORCELAIN PIPE TAMPER
    CIRCA 1765, PROBABLY KLOSTER VEILSDORF
    Modelled as a standing Oriental gentleman, his hands clasped, wearing a yellow hat and robe and a long jacket with indianische Blumen, edged in gilding, on a circular mound base (minute wear to gilding)
    2 3/8 in. (6 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Andreina Torré, Zürich, sale Christie's Geneva, 16th November 1992, lot 48.