28 January 2010,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 1,062
Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
TWO PEWTER-MOUNTED GERMAN FAYENCE TANKARDS
Late 17th/early 18th century
One spiral molded and with ropetwist handle, painted in blue on a pale blue ground with flowers in a basket; the other in blue with Chinoiserie figures on rockwork
6 in. (15.3 cm.) and 8 in. (20.3 cm.) high (2)
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This lot is offered without reserve.
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