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    Sale 5199

    Oak Furniture & Works of Art

    6 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 251

    A GERMAN FAYENCE PEWTER-MOUNTED CYLINDRICAL TANKARD (WALZENKRUG)

    LATE 18TH CENTURY, THE COVER DATED 1781, ATTRIBUTED TO FLÖRSHEIM

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    A GERMAN FAYENCE PEWTER-MOUNTED CYLINDRICAL TANKARD (WALZENKRUG)
    LATE 18TH CENTURY, THE COVER DATED 1781, ATTRIBUTED TO FLÖRSHEIM
    Painted in blue and manganese with farrier's devices within an oval cartouche with tied laurel branches, the plain ground with scattered sprigs of flowers, the hinged pewter cover with ball thumb-piece, engraved with the initials F·T·H/1781, the foot with a pewter rim
    9½ in. (24.1 cm.) high


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