31 March 2009,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 2,500
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
A LOBMEYR GILT AND ENAMELLED CUP
VIENNA, CIRCA 1870
Of slightly flared shape rising through pronounced boss from trumpet foot, the bowl with a large band of naskh inscription in white enamel on floral scrolls, below this minor registers of light blue, cobalt blue and iron-red enamels in arabesque, foliate and roundel designs divided by thin bands of gilding, the Lobmeyr monogram under the foot
5 7/8in. (15cm.) high
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