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The Estate of Peter H. Tillou | Day 1

Thu, Sep 29, 2022 09:00AM EDT
Lot 38

Two German Stoneware Steins

Estimate: $800 - $1,200

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$100 $50
$1,000 $100
$2,000 $200
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000

17th/18th century, comprising: example from Annaberg, baluster form molded in relief, gilt and enameled hand painted decoration, central kerbschnitt panel depicting queen with crown, further with large palmettes, pewter base and lid, 9 in.; baluster form example, with applied scrolling floral and leaf decoration, glazed interior, pewter base and lid, 9-1/4 in.

Note: For a similar example see Christie's "European Noble and Private Collections", Sale 2734, Lot 15, 4 April 2007, sold for EUR 2,160.

Provenance: The Estate of Peter H. Tillou, Litchfield, Connecticut


wear commensurate with age and use, scratching, denting to pewter mounts, chips, discoloration, spotting, embedded dust, residue, lids slightly loose, hairlines, crazing

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