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Lot 1074 (Fine Art & Antiques, 23rd March 2019)

Sold for £250

Lot details

*A 19th century Vienna porcelain chocolate cup and cover on stand, hand-painted with classical scenes on a cobalt blue ground with gilt decoration and further raised enamel decoration, having blue beehive mark verso, h.10cm

Condition report

Stand – small area of gilt wear to outside of rim, small amount of enamel white dots missing, otherwise appears good.

Cup – very light gilt wear to top of rim and corner of handle, otherwise appears good.

Cover – minor gilt wear to ribbon handle, approx. 50% of enamel dots to edge are missing.

All enamels good and bright.

No apparent chips or hairlines throughout.

Condition reports must be considered as a matter of opinion and not fact.


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