An Ansbach small teapot and cover, circa 1760-65
Lot 200
An Ansbach small teapot and cover, circa 1760-65
Sold for £1,000 (US$ 1,680) inc. premium
Lot Details
An Ansbach small teapot and cover, circa 1760-65
Of squat shape applied with a gilt-edged handle and animal spout, each enclosed by gilt foliate scrollwork, further painted with a flower spray on each side and scattered leaves, all below a puce scale-ground border with wavy gilt edge and a formal gilt border around the rim, the cover similarly decorated with a gilt fruit knop, decorated with a puce scale pattern over a finely painted floral spray, the spout shaped as a fantasy animal, the double c-scroll handle picked out in gold, 6.8cm high, A in underglaze-blue (2)

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  • Provenance:
    E.A. Titgemeyer Collection, Osnabrück
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  1. Nette Megens
    Specialist - European Ceramics
    Bonhams
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