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Three Piece Assembled Vienna Porcelain Hand-painted Timepiece Garniture

Auction:
2183
Lot:
868
Sold for:
$4,700$4,000

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

Description:

Three Piece Assembled Vienna Porcelain Hand-painted Timepiece Garniture, late 19th century, with single train movement by Gustav Becker, Freiburg, temple style clock with domed porcelain top, the orb movement set between columns, on plinth base, the cobalt glazed porcelain painted with vignettes of classical beauties and cherubs on gilt ground, clock ht. 14 1/4, and a pair of cobalt glazed urns, the bodies with continuous classical scenes, with short angular handles, on stacked plinth base, ht. 12 3/4 in.
Estimate $2,500-3,500

Keywords

Gustav Becker, Ceramic glaze, Ceramic materials, Chinese culture, Cobalt, Porcelain, Pottery