A Westerwald mug circa 1690

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Lot 14
A Westerwald mug circa 1690

Sold for £ 2,760 (US$ 3,797) inc. premium
A Westerwald mug
circa 1690
of cylindrical form with a plain strap handle, turned bands below the rim and above the foot picked out in blue, applied opposite the handle with an octagonal medallion containing and portrait of Queen Mary and inscribed 'Maria.DG.Mag.Brit.France.et.Hib.Regina', flanked by panels of scrolling stalks bearing flowers picked out in blue, set against a manganese ground, 16.4cm (fine cracks)

Footnotes

  • For a similar medallion see the catalogue Steinzeug, Kunstgewerbemuseum Cologne, 1986, fig. 578
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