• European Noble and Private Col auction at Christies

    Sale 2835

    European Noble and Private Collections

    15 - 16 December 2009, Amsterdam

  • Lot 547

    A Kassel earthenware two-handled presentation vase and cover

    CIRCA 1780

    Price Realised  

    A Kassel earthenware two-handled presentation vase and cover
    Circa 1780
    In the Neoclassical style and inspired by Wedgwood Agateware "Bedfordian Goat's Head Vases" examples, the urn-shaped body marbled allover in reddish brown and applied with cream ground elements, with two oval wreathed medallions enclosing amorous couples, two large handles naturalistically modelled as ram's heads, the neck with dots, the small domed cover en suite with metal ring handle, one ram's horn broken away
    55 cm. high


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