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    Sale 7554

    European Ceramics and Glass Including the Property of a Collector

    31 March 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 92

    A FRANKFURT OR HANAU SILVER-GILT MOUNTED NUREMBERG HAUSMALEREI ARMORIAL ENGALSKRUG

    CIRCA 1720, THE MOUNTS CONTEMPORARY

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A FRANKFURT OR HANAU SILVER-GILT MOUNTED NUREMBERG HAUSMALEREI ARMORIAL ENGALSKRUG
    CIRCA 1720, THE MOUNTS CONTEMPORARY
    Of baluster form with cylindrical flaring neck, decorated in puce with a coat of arms with foliage scroll mantling surmounted by a figure flanked by bunches of fruit including grapes, strawberries, artichoke and pineapple suspended from tied drapery and with foliage scrolls, a band of foliage to the loop handle and rim, with a hinged silver-gilt cover and scroll thumbpiece, the footrim with a silver-gilt foliate mount (handle a pottery replacement, areas of body filled in white)
    11¼ in. (28.5 cm.) high


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN