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June 2014

Art Glass
Jun. 7, 2014 — 04 PM - 8 PM

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Lot No. 0617

Manufacturer: Royal Vienna


Description: Berlin porcelain urn with gold serpentine handles. The curved body beautifully depicts cupid guiding a boat, a sinuous maiden reclining within. The opposing side displays lush green foliage and is where the artist Schesinger signed his name. The golden rim is scalloped and shows a necklace of delicate gold work. The lower body is slightly ribbed and covered with maroon luster then lavished with gold sprigs and scrolls. Height 5 inches, length 10 1/2 inches. Hand marked in red “Germany, 03333” and “Amor als Pilot” (cupid as pilot) and having a blue beehive mark above the glaze. Minor wear of the gold. Well executed with wonderful workmanship and in otherwise excellent original condition.

Estimate: $800.00 - $1,200.00