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A rare Bohemian engraved 'Five Continents' hunting service
possibly Franz Ullmann, Steinschönau, for Thomas Adler, Marienbad, circa 1870
Estimate
9,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 10,800 GBP
JUMP TO LOT
155
A rare Bohemian engraved 'Five Continents' hunting service
possibly Franz Ullmann, Steinschönau, for Thomas Adler, Marienbad, circa 1870
Estimate
9,00012,000
LOT SOLD. 10,800 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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A rare Bohemian engraved 'Five Continents' hunting service
possibly Franz Ullmann, Steinschönau, for Thomas Adler, Marienbad, circa 1870

each piece separately decorated with either Native American, Asian, African, European or Australian hunting scenes and exotic birds and animals, including bison, horses, kangaroos, gorillas, apes, stags, deer, crocodiles, vultures, owls, dogs, bears, chamois, otters, lions, tigers, leopards, game birds, wild boar, foxes, ostriches, and others, all within continuous tropical, woodland and prairie scenes, comprising:
a claret jug and stopper
three decanters and stoppers
eight goblets
eight wine glasses
eight champagne glasses
eight hock glasses
eight sherry glasses
eight port glasses
eight liqueur glasses
eight rinsers and eight stands


Quantity: 80
height of the claret jug 54cm., 21¼in.
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Fine British and European Ceramics & Glass

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