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    Sale 2037

    Important European Furniture, Ceramics, and Carpets

    21 November 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 256

    A HÖCHST COBALT-BLUE GROUND CUP AND SOCKETED SAUCER

    CIRCA 1790, BLUE WHEEL MARK AND INCISED NI OR IN AND 29 AND 16

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A HÖCHST COBALT-BLUE GROUND CUP AND SOCKETED SAUCER
    CIRCA 1790, BLUE WHEEL MARK AND INCISED NI OR IN AND 29 AND 16
    Painted front and back with sepia classical portrait heads within gilt roundels, the cup with a large gilt W and entwined strap handle
    5¾ in. (14.5 cm.) diameter, the saucer (2)


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    This lot is offered without reserve.


    Provenance

    With Eaton's Department Store, Toronto, 1951.