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    Sale 1983

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art And Ceramics

    9 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 272

    A MINTONS PATE-SUR-PATE PEACOCK-BLUE VASE

    DATE CYPHER FOR 1896, GILT CROWNED GLOBE AND IMPRESSED UPPERCASE MARKS, VARIOUS CYPHERS, SIGNED L. SOLON

    Price Realised  

    A MINTONS PATE-SUR-PATE PEACOCK-BLUE VASE
    Date cypher for 1896, gilt crowned globe and impressed uppercase marks, various cyphers, signed L. Solon
    Of baluster form, the flaring neck flanked by gilt c-scroll handles, finely painted and hand-tooled in white slip with a putto holding a pendant cluster of grapes, the sweet ripe fruit luring bees to his side, the reverse enriched with a gilt trellis and diaper cartouche, on a domed circular foot
    7½ in. (19 cm.) high


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