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    Sale 7554

    European Ceramics and Glass Including the Property of a Collector

    31 March 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 246

    A GERMAN WHITE BISCUIT OVAL PORTRAIT MEDALLION

    CIRCA 1780, POSSIBLY VOLKSTEDT OR GOTHA

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A GERMAN WHITE BISCUIT OVAL PORTRAIT MEDALLION
    CIRCA 1780, POSSIBLY VOLKSTEDT OR GOTHA
    Modelled with a bust-length portrait of a nobleman, probably Herzog Ernst II von Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg in profile to the right, within a fitted hinged leather case (some wear to leather case)
    3 5/8 in. (9.2 cm.) high


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