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    Sale 7430

    A Highly Important Private Collection of Meissen and Continental Porcelain

    11 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 4

    A BÖTTGER BLACK GLAZED RED STONEWARE OCTAGONAL VASE AND COVER

    CIRCA 1710-12

    Price Realised  

    A BÖTTGER BLACK GLAZED RED STONEWARE OCTAGONAL VASE AND COVER
    CIRCA 1710-12
    Of baluster form with waisted neck, sloping shoulder and bulbous lower part, glazed to simulate Oriental lacquer, the borders with a gilt double-line, the underside of the shoulder with a band of diaper ornament, the lower part with incised radiating foliage on a flared octagonal foot with a band of gilt scroll ornament, the octagonal cover with a knop finial (slight blemish to lower part, extensive wear to gilt borders, the finial a restored replacement)
    6 in. (15.4 cm.) high


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