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    Sale 5199

    Oak Furniture & Works of Art

    6 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 183

    A GERMAN FAYENCE COLD-DECORATED PEWTER-MOUNTED JUG (ENGHALSKRUG)

    MID 18TH CENTURY, THE CONTEMPORARY COVER DATED 1750, PROBABLY SCHREZHEIM, INCISED WITH THE INITAL GM TO BASE

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    A GERMAN FAYENCE COLD-DECORATED PEWTER-MOUNTED JUG (ENGHALSKRUG)
    MID 18TH CENTURY, THE CONTEMPORARY COVER DATED 1750, PROBABLY SCHREZHEIM, INCISED WITH THE INITAL GM TO BASE
    The inverted baluster body and tall neck painted in shades of iron-red, black and ochre with a bird, wings spread perched in fruiting branches, flanked by two further birds, the neck with geometric flower and ornament, the cover engraved F·S·D among scrolling foliage and flowers, the foot with a pewter mount
    9 in. (22.8 cm.) high


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