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    Sale 7554

    European Ceramics and Glass Including the Property of a Collector

    31 March 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 163

    A VOLKSTEDT WHITE CHINOISERIE TWIN-SALT

    CIRCA 1775, UNDERGLAZE BLUE CROSSED PITCHFORK MARK

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A VOLKSTEDT WHITE CHINOISERIE TWIN-SALT
    CIRCA 1775, UNDERGLAZE BLUE CROSSED PITCHFORK MARK
    Modelled as an Oriental figure seated cross-legged between two oval shell-moulded wells supported on a shell and scroll-moulded base (cracked and restuck through neck, some chipping to hat and rim of wells, fritting and sanding)
    6 3/8 in. (16.1 cm.) wide


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    Provenance

    With Newman and Newman, London.
    Anon., sale Metz Heidelberg, 13th April 2002, lot 481.