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    Sale 7683

    A Rococo Fantasy Treasures from a Bavarian Collection

    6 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 304

    A GERMAN SILVER HOT MILK JUG

    MARK OF JOHANN DIETRICH MEICHSNER, AUGSBURG, 1771-1773

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GERMAN SILVER HOT MILK JUG
    MARK OF JOHANN DIETRICH MEICHSNER, AUGSBURG, 1771-1773
    Spirally fluted baluster and on spreading circular foot, the hinged domed cover with fruit and foliage finial and plain scroll thumbpiece, the cover with flap to the spout, with an ebonised wood handle, marked underneath
    7¾ in. (19.6 cm.) high
    gross weight 10 oz. (321 gr.)


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