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    Sale 7554

    European Ceramics and Glass Including the Property of a Collector

    31 March 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 302

    A PAIR OF KLOSTER-VEILSDORF TEACUPS AND SAUCERS

    CIRCA 1770, UNDERGLAZE BLUE CV MONGRAMS, INCISED BZ MARKS

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF KLOSTER-VEILSDORF TEACUPS AND SAUCERS
    CIRCA 1770, UNDERGLAZE BLUE CV MONGRAMS, INCISED BZ MARKS
    Painted with specimen birds perched on entwined garlands of flowers suspended from puce ribbons tied on gilt rings hung from gilt line rims (rim of one saucer worn, other gilt rims with slight wear, very minor wear to enamels) (2)


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    See Helmut Scherf, Thüringer Porzellan (Leipzig, 1980), p. 199 for a part coffee-service of the same pattern.

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    Provenance

    Anon., sale Metz Heidelberg, 10th October 1998, lot 217.