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    Sale 7554

    European Ceramics and Glass Including the Property of a Collector

    31 March 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 284

    A BADEN-BADEN BALUSTER COFFEE-POT AND COVER

    CIRCA 1778, IMPRESSED I

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    A BADEN-BADEN BALUSTER COFFEE-POT AND COVER
    CIRCA 1778, IMPRESSED i
    Painted with a large bouquet of flowers and two smaller bouquets, the S-scroll handle with a flower-spray, the domed cover with flowers below a flower finial (minor scratching to enamels)
    8¼ in. (21 cm.) high


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    Cf. Michael Newman, Die deutschen Porzellan-Manufakturen im 18. Jahrhundert (Brunswick, 1977), Vol. II, p. 167, Abb. 97 for a similar coffee-pot. A related slightly larger coffee-pot is in the Enid Goldblatt Collection at the Bowes Museum.

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    Literature

    René Simmermacher, Gebrauchskeramik in Südbaden, Badisches Landesmuseum, Karlsruhe, July-November 2002 Exhibition Catalogue (Karlsruhe, 2002), pl. 4.