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A MEISSEN PUNCH BOWL AND COVER, CIRCA 1765-70, THE DECORATION PROBABLY LATER

Estimate:

4,000

to
- 6,000 USD

Property from a Private Connecticut Collection

A MEISSEN PUNCH BOWL AND COVER, CIRCA 1765-70, THE DECORATION PROBABLY LATER

A MEISSEN PUNCH BOWL AND COVER, CIRCA 1765-70, THE DECORATION PROBABLY LATER

Estimate:

4,000

to
- 6,000 USD

Property from a Private Connecticut Collection 

A MEISSEN PUNCH BOWL AND COVER, CIRCA 1765-70, THE DECORATION PROBABLY LATER


painted after Hogarth's 'A Midnight Modern Conversation', the domed cover with a finial modeled as a child vintner and his companion emblematic of Autumn, with scattered flower sprays and sprigs, and neue-ozier-molded borders, crossed swords and dot mark in underglaze blue.

diameter 9 ⅝ in.

24.4 cm

Good condition.


In response to your inquiry, we are pleased to provide you with a general report of the condition of the property described above. Since we are not professional conservators or restorers, we urge you to consult with a restorer or conservator of your choice who will be better able to provide a detailed, professional report. Prospective buyers should inspect each lot to satisfy themselves as to condition and must understand that any statement made by Sotheby's is merely a subjective qualified opinion.

 NOTWITHSTANDING THIS REPORT OR ANY DISCUSSIONS CONCERNING CONDITION OF A LOT, ALL LOTS ARE OFFERED AND SOLD "AS IS" IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE CONDITIONS OF SALE PRINTED IN THE CATALOGUE.

Ulla Stafford Antiques, Binfield, 2000

Sotheby’s Scientific Research department used non-invasive XRF for this lot to screen the green enamel for chromium, which was not detected.