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    Sale 5199

    Oak Furniture & Works of Art

    6 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 247

    A GERMAN FAYENCE BLUE AND WHITE PEWTER-MOUNTED CYLINDRICAL TANKARD (WALZENKRUG)

    1747-60, THE COVER DATED 1760, BAYREUTH (BAYREUTH-PFEIFFER-FRÄNKEL), BLUE BPF MARK

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    A GERMAN FAYENCE BLUE AND WHITE PEWTER-MOUNTED CYLINDRICAL TANKARD (WALZENKRUG)
    1747-60, THE COVER DATED 1760, BAYREUTH (BAYREUTH-PFEIFFER-FRÄNKEL), BLUE BPF MARK
    Painted with a full-length-portrait of a medieval princess standing on a grassy mound before clouds, between branches bearing pomegranates and flowers, the hinged pewter cover with ball thumb-piece, inscribed initials and date WW/.1760., the foot with a pewter rim
    9½ in. (24.1 cm.) high


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