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    Sale 5199

    Oak Furniture & Works of Art

    6 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 239

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

    MID 18TH CENTURY, GÖGGINGEN, SCRIPT JH MONOGRAM BELOW STAR MARK FOR JOSEPH HONCKHL

    Price Realised  

    A GERMAN FAYENCE POLYCHROME PEWTER-MOUNTED CYLINDRICAL TANKARD (WALZENKRUG)
    MID 18TH CENTURY, GÖGGINGEN, SCRIPT JH MONOGRAM BELOW STAR MARK FOR JOSEPH HONCKHL
    Painted in a subdued grand feu palette with stylised peony, prunus and chrysanthemum, the hinged pewter cover with ball thumbpice, elaborately engraved with a coat of arms with initials below the date 1750 (?) above laurel branches, the rim and footrim with pewter bands
    9 in. (22.8 cm.) high


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