A Berlin portrait cabinet cup and saucer, circa 1900
Lot 224
A Berlin portrait cabinet cup and saucer, circa 1900
Sold for £875 (US$ 1,470) inc. premium
Lot Details
A Berlin portrait cabinet cup and saucer, circa 1900
The cup with a biscuit profile bust of Emperor Wilhelm II to dexter against a gold-ground medallion, flanked by gold shields with the German Imperial eagle against a crimson ground with gilt foliage, green-ground borders with gilt Art nouveau foliage and scrollwork, the saucer with the crowned monogram of Wilhelm II and leafy branches in gilding on a trefoil reserve against the coloured and gilt grounds, gilt-edged scroll handle and paw feet, the saucer: 18cm diameter, the cup: 14cm high, sceptre marks in underglaze-blue, orb and KPM stencilled in iron-red, impressed 1P and date code (2)
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  1. Sarah Shirley-Priest
    Specialist - General Ceramics and Glass
    Bonhams
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    The Old House
    Solihull, B93 0HT
    United Kingdom
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