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A Naples coffee can and saucer
circa 1790-1800
Estimate
3,5004,000
LOT SOLD. 5,040 GBP
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43
A Naples coffee can and saucer
circa 1790-1800
Estimate
3,5004,000
LOT SOLD. 5,040 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

Fine British and European Ceramics & Glass

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A Naples coffee can and saucer
circa 1790-1800
the saucer finely painted with a scene depicting Hercules in combat with the Hydra, each with a band of gilt foliate scrollwork motifs between borders of dotted panels, the cup with a gilt foliate border inside the rim and gilt borders to the well
Quantity: 2
crowned N in underglaze-blue to saucer, incised 8 and x to cup
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Provenance

Joachim Murat, King of Naples (1808-15);
Thence by descent until 2001, when acquired by the present owner

Fine British and European Ceramics & Glass

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London