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    Sale 7554

    European Ceramics and Glass Including the Property of a Collector

    31 March 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 330

    A VOLKSTEDT CHAMBER CANDLESTICK

    CIRCA 1775, UNDERGLAZE BLUE CROSSED SWORDS AND STAR MARK

    Price Realised  

    A VOLKSTEDT CHAMBER CANDLESTICK
    CIRCA 1775, UNDERGLAZE BLUE CROSSED SWORDS AND STAR MARK
    Of tapering cylindrical form with a scroll handle, painted in puce with classical figures within oval panels surmounted by ribbon-tied myrtle branches and bouquets, outlined in silver, supported on a cylindrical base moulded with square panels of flowerheads on four bun feet (stained hairline cracks to rims and base, one foot cracked with associated small chip to base, rubbing to silver)
    3 in. (7.6 cm.) high


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