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    Sale 7554

    European Ceramics and Glass Including the Property of a Collector

    31 March 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 273

    A VOLKSTEDT BALUSTER COFFEE-POT AND COVER

    CIRCA 1785, UNDERGLAZE BLUE PITCHFORK MARK, INDISTINCT IMPRESSED MARK

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    A VOLKSTEDT BALUSTER COFFEE-POT AND COVER
    CIRCA 1785, UNDERGLAZE BLUE PITCHFORK MARK, INDISTINCT IMPRESSED MARK
    Painted in purpurmalerei with loose bouquets of tulips, roses and other flowers and scattered sprays, the pot with an S-shaped handle, the cover with a fruit finial (shallow chip to cover, short crack to inner rim of cover, very slight wear to enamel)
    5 3/8 in. (13.6 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Anon., sale Metz Heidelberg, 10th October 1998, lot 484.