• Twenty rooms: The private coll auction at Christies

    Sale 2857

    Twenty rooms: The private collection of the late Mrs Elias-Vaes

    27 - 29 April 2010, Amsterdam

  • Lot 519

    A Rhenish stoneware armorial jug


    Price Realised  


    A Rhenish stoneware armorial jug
    17th Century
    Kugelbachkrug, the globular body with a medallion in relief enclosing the coat-of-arms of England, inscribed with the text ELLSABET DEI GRACIA REGINA/HONI:SOIT:QE:MALEPENSE, the wide cylindrical neck applied with three grotesque bearded animal masks, the strap handle ending in a tail, covered in a tigerware glaze, chips
    13.5 cm. high

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