• Sale 5923

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    12 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 390

    A GERMAN PORCELAIN 'SCHNEEBALLEN' TEAPOT AND COVER

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, UNDERGLAZE BLUE JR MARK

    Price Realised  

    A GERMAN PORCELAIN 'SCHNEEBALLEN' TEAPOT AND COVER
    LATE 19TH CENTURY, UNDERGLAZE BLUE JR MARK
    Applied allover with flowerheads and with trailing roses, amongst which perch two canaries, the handle and spout heightened in gilt to simulate bark
    4½ in. (11.5 cm.) high


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