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    Sale 7549

    British and Continental Ceramics and Glass

    18 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 114

    A BÖTTGER DUTCH-DECORATED TEABOWL AND SAUCER

    THE PORCELAIN CIRCA 1725, THE DECORATION ALMOST CONTEMPORARY, INDISTINCT INCISED NUMERALS TO THE SAUCER

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    A BÖTTGER DUTCH-DECORATED TEABOWL AND SAUCER
    THE PORCELAIN CIRCA 1725, THE DECORATION ALMOST CONTEMPORARY, INDISTINCT INCISED NUMERALS TO THE SAUCER
    The saucer obverse with a dragonfly and a bird perched on flowering prunus and peony branches, the reverse and teabowl exterior applied with flowering branches enriched in colours, the teabowl interior painted with flower-sprays (section of teabowl footrim lacking, chipping to footrims, saucer reverse with small chip to one rose and bud)


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    A similar example was sold by Christie's New York on 20th May 2008, lot 89.

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