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Viennese Painted Porcelain Cup and Saucer

Auction:
2183
Lot:
542A
Sold for:
$999$850

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Auction:
Sale #2183 - 2183
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
January 25, 2003 10:00AM

Description:

Viennese Painted Porcelain Cup and Saucer, third quarter 19th century, painted with a portrait of an officer, identified to underside as "H. J. von Zieten, 1699-1786," with gilt enamel border accented with beading and laural branches, the cylindrical cup with everted rim, loop handle, raised on three gilt paw feet, the saucer similarly gilt decorated with central starburst and laurel edging, cup ht. 5 1/2, saucer dia. 7 1/4 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

Keywords

Kitchenware, Saucer