31 March 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 1,188
Estimate GBP 1,200 - GBP 1,800
TWO FULDA WHITE PORTRAIT COFFEE-CUPS AND SAUCERS
CIRCA 1780, BLUE CROWNED FF MARKS, IMPRESSED RI TO CUPS AND IK TO SAUCERS
Each with an angular rope-twist handle, the bodies applied with a low-relief white biscuit bust of a bearded philosopher, in profile to the left and right, within circular raised beaded cartouches (minor chipping to rims, hairline cracks and slight surface scratching) (2)
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