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    Sale 2810

    European Furniture, Clocks, Sculpture and Works of Art

    7 May 2008, Amsterdam

  • Lot 56

    A LOOSDRECHT-AMSTEL ORNITHOLOGICAL TEA SERVICE

    CIRCA 1785, UNDERGLAZE BLUE AMSTEL AND VARIOUS INCISED MARKS

    Price Realised  

    A LOOSDRECHT-AMSTEL ORNITHOLOGICAL TEA SERVICE
    CIRCA 1785, UNDERGLAZE BLUE AMSTEL AND VARIOUS INCISED MARKS
    Comprising; a teapot and cover, a milk jug, a sugarbowl and cover, a slopbowl, a pattipan, eleven teabowls and twelve saucers, six coffee cups and saucers, and a pair of similar Paris porcelain Nieuwer Amstel-decorated coffee cups and saucers (minor damage and slight wear) (46)


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    Provenance

    Dr. Anton Philips (1874-1951)
    by descent to Mrs A.E.C. Otten-Philips
    and thence by descent


    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A DUTCH FAMILY