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    Sale 5199

    Oak Furniture & Works of Art

    6 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 181

    A GERMAN FAYENCE POLYCHROME PEWTER-MOUNTED JUG (ENGHALSKRUG)

    SECOND HALF OF THE 18TH CENTURY, SCHREZHEIM, ENAMELLED B MARK BELOW ARROW

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    A GERMAN FAYENCE POLYCHROME PEWTER-MOUNTED JUG (ENGHALSKRUG)
    SECOND HALF OF THE 18TH CENTURY, SCHREZHEIM, ENAMELLED B MARK BELOW ARROW
    The gadrooned body below a waisted ribbed neck and strap handle, painted in grand feu palette with stylised flowers and scattered sprigs, the hinged pewter cover with a gadrooned ball thumb-piece engraved with the initials .J.R., the footrim with a pewter band
    11¾ in. (29.9 cm.) high


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    Cf. H. Erdner and G. Nagel, Die Fayenfabrik zu Schrezheim (Ellwangen, 1972), fig. 217 for an Enghalskrug decorated by the same hand in the Reissmuseum, Mannheim.

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