31 March 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 500
Estimate GBP 800 - GBP 1,200
A KLOSTER-VEILSDORF SMALL TEACADDY AND A METAL COVER
CIRCA 1780, UNDERGLAZE BLUE CV MONOGRAM TO INTERIOR OF NECK, INDISTINCT INCISED C 1, THE METAL COVER LATER
Of elongated octagonal section with rounded shoulders, the front and reverse painted with birds perched on branches within landscape vignettes, the sides with lesser vignettes of foliage issuing from rockwork (minute flaking to enamels)
3 5/8 in. (9.2 cm.) high overall (2)
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