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    Sale 1987

    Important European Furniture, Works of Art, Ceramics, Carpets, And Glass

    20 May 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 149

    A BERLIN GOLD AND LAVENDER-PINK GROUND CUP AND SAUCER

    CIRCA 1805, UNDERGLAZE BLUE SCEPTRE AND ENAMEL BLUE DASH MARKS

    Price Realised  

    A BERLIN GOLD AND LAVENDER-PINK GROUND CUP AND SAUCER
    CIRCA 1805, UNDERGLAZE BLUE SCEPTRE AND ENAMEL BLUE DASH MARKS
    Of campanerform, richly painted with a wreath of wild roses on a lavender-pink ground between gilt bands, one with a pattern of raised dots, the interior of the cup and integral loop handle burnished gold
    2 7/8 in. (7.3 cm.) high overall, the cup; 5 5/8 in. (14.3 cm.) diameter, the saucer (2)


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