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The Collection of Anne H. & Frederick Vogel III

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A WESTERWALD STONEWARE ROYAL PORTRAIT TANKARD
CIRCA 1690
of baluster form with incised decoration of branches applied with cobalt flowerheads reserved on a manganese ground, framing an applied portrait medallion of King William III inscribed 'WILHELMVS:III.DG.MAG. BRIT. FRANC. ET. HIB. REX'.
Height 8 in.
20.2 cm.
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Provenance

Jonathan Horne, London, bearing label;
Plummer & Philbrick, North Berwick, Maine, September 2004;
Vogel Collection no. 741.

Description

A silver-mounted tankard of this form without a ground color, from the Joseph M. Morpurgo Collection was sold, Sotheby's, London, May 10, 2016, lot 160. For a further example with a manganese ground, see D. Gaimster, German Stoneware 1200-1900, London, 1997, p. 264, pl. 121.

The Collection of Anne H. & Frederick Vogel III

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New York