18 November 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 3,000
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
A HANNOVERSCH MÜNDEN HEN AND CHICKENS TUREEN AND COVER
Naturally modelled as a nesting hen with a chick forming the finial and three chicks beside her, her wing and tail feathers and head outlined in manganese, on a fixed stand, the shaped rim with a border of blue C-scrolls (small repaired rim chips to tail, one wing, three beaks and rim of base and stand, glaze repair to breast and head of one chick)
The stand 9½ in. (24.1 cm.) wide
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See Hela Schandelmaier, et al., Niedersächsische Fayencen Kestner-Museum, Hannover, Catalogue (Hannover, 1993), pp. 171-2, No. 145 for a similar example.
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