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    Sale 5199

    Oak Furniture & Works of Art

    6 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 257

    A GERMAN FAYENCE POLYCHROME PEWTER-MOUNTED CYLINDRICAL TANKARD (WALZENKRUG)

    CIRCA 1800, MANGANESE GOTHIC SCRIPT HOYN(?), THREE STAMPS TO INSIDE PEWTER COVER

    Price Realised  

    A GERMAN FAYENCE POLYCHROME PEWTER-MOUNTED CYLINDRICAL TANKARD (WALZENKRUG)
    CIRCA 1800, MANGANESE GOTHIC SCRIPT Hoyn(?), THREE STAMPS TO INSIDE PEWTER COVER
    Painted in a bright palette with a pipe-smoking figure bowling at nine pins, with a figure in attendance between palm trees, the hinged pewter cover with ball thumb-piece
    10 3/8 in. (26.4 cm.) high


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