Capo di Monte Covered Porcelain Tureen
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Capo di Monte Covered Porcelain Tureen, the oval dish with fruit, garlands, and putti to the body, with two satyr-form handles, on foliate bracket and claw-form feet, the lid decorated with a courting figural group of a man and a woman with a recorder, a dog at their feet, underglaze blue factory mark to base, overall ht. 11 1/4, lg. 13 in.
Figural finial good - no apparent chips or losses. Minor gilt and paint loss to body of tureen. Body in overall good shape, one of the paw-form feet chipped.
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