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    Sale 5199

    Oak Furniture & Works of Art

    6 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 237

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

    1759, THE PEWTER STAMPED TO THE INSIDE OF THE COVER

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    A GERMAN FAYENCE POLYCHROME NAMED AND DATED PEWTER-MOUNTED CYLINDRICAL TANKARD (WALZENKRUG)
    1759, THE PEWTER STAMPED TO THE INSIDE OF THE COVER
    Named and dated in gothic script Andreas/Seigel/Anno.1759, within a floral cartouche painted in a vivid grand feu palette, the hinged pewter cover with ball thumb-piece, the foot with a pewter rim
    9 in. (22.9 cm.) high


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    There seems to be nothing comparable to this finely decorated piece in the literature.

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