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A HÖCHST ICE-CUP AND COVER

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PERIOD: 18th century

A HÖCHST ICE-CUP AND COVER CIRCA 1770, UNDERGLAZE BLUE WHEEL MARK, INCISED I N MARKS Of baluster form, with an entwined branch handle and richly-gilt pear finial, painted with two birds perched on a fence in a landscape vignette, below a geometric turquoise and gilt border alternating with flowers (small chip to tip of one leaf, some wear to gilding) 3¼ in. (8.3 cm.) high

PRIX: $2000

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