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    Sale 7554

    European Ceramics and Glass Including the Property of a Collector

    31 March 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 335

    A VIENNA (SORGENTHAL) GREEN-GROUND COFFEE-CUP AND SAUCER

    CIRCA 1801, BLUE SHIELD MARKS, IMPRESSED 801 AND 47 TO CUP, IMPRESSED 39 TO SAUCER, GILDER'S 96. MARKS

    Price Realised  

    A VIENNA (SORGENTHAL) GREEN-GROUND COFFEE-CUP AND SAUCER
    CIRCA 1801, BLUE SHIELD MARKS, IMPRESSED 801 AND 47 TO CUP, IMPRESSED 39 TO SAUCER, GILDER'S 96. MARKS
    The cup with a gilt angular handle, the front painted with a sportsman filling his gun with powder by two hounds and a farm in a rural landscape, within a rectangular gilt cartouche with raised palmettes and canted corners, against a horizontal band of gilt rosettes and acanthus supending beading below a raised gilt foliate band and claret-line border, the saucer with a central gilt flowerhead medallion within similar borders (two small areas of wear to ground of saucer, very small shallow footrim chip to cup)


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