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    Sale 7554

    European Ceramics and Glass Including the Property of a Collector

    31 March 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 277

    A BADEN-BADEN GILT-METAL MOUNTED SCENT-FLASK

    CIRCA 1775, BLUE CROWNED SHIELD MARK, PRESSNUMMER 2

    Price Realised  

    A BADEN-BADEN GILT-METAL MOUNTED SCENT-FLASK
    CIRCA 1775, BLUE CROWNED SHIELD MARK, PRESSNUMMER 2
    Of slender baluster form and flattened oval section, painted with two bouquets, one including a striped red and yellow tulip, and with scattered flower-sprays
    3¾ in. (9.7 cm.) high overall


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    Provenance

    Yvonne and Ludwig Ehmann Collection, Basel, sale Lempertz, Cologne, 20th May 2005, lot 104.


    Literature

    René Simmermacher, Gebrauchskeramik in Südbaden, Badisches Landesmuseum, Karlsruhe, July-November 2002 Exhibition Catalogue (Karlsruhe, 2002), pl. 20.