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    Sale 7554

    European Ceramics and Glass Including the Property of a Collector

    31 March 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 135

    A VOLKSTEDT ARCHED RECTANGULAR TEACADDY AND COVER AND A WALLENDORF BLUE AND WHITE ARCHED RECTANGULAR TEACADDY AND COVER

    CIRCA 1780, UNDERGLAZE BLUE PITCHFORK MARK TO FIRST, UNDERGLAZE BLUE W MARK TO SHOULDER OF SECOND

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    A VOLKSTEDT ARCHED RECTANGULAR TEACADDY AND COVER AND A WALLENDORF BLUE AND WHITE ARCHED RECTANGULAR TEACADDY AND COVER
    CIRCA 1780, UNDERGLAZE BLUE PITCHFORK MARK TO FIRST, UNDERGLAZE BLUE W MARK TO SHOULDER OF SECOND
    The Volkstedt example painted in a bright palette with indianische Blumen below a scroll and floral border, the domed cover with a pink flower-spray finial (restoration to flower final and one corner of caddy, small chipping to footrim), the Wallendorf example of reeded form, painted with the Immortale pattern, within blue lines (cover cracked across and restuck)
    The first 5½ in. (14 cm.) high; the second 4 7/8 in. (12.5 cm.) high (2)


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