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    Sale 5199

    Oak Furniture & Works of Art

    6 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 236

    AN INITIALLED AND DATED GERMAN FAYENCE GILT-METAL-MOUNTED BALUSTER JUG (BIRNKRUG)

    1777, MANGANESE SCRIPT DATE AND INITIALS

    Price Realised  

    AN INITIALLED AND DATED GERMAN FAYENCE GILT-METAL-MOUNTED BALUSTER JUG (BIRNKRUG)
    1777, MANGANESE SCRIPT DATE AND INITIALS
    The swelling oviform body painted in grand feu palette with a loose spray of flowers, dated and initialled in manganese den·13·ten SEP:1777/·F·M·H·, the hinged cover with a bifurcated scroll thumb-piece and cast with a leaf oval cartouche beneath leaves and flowers, the foot with a gilt-metal dentillated rim
    9 5/8 in. (24.4 cm.) high


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