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Sun, Jan 21, 2024 11:00AM EST
Lot 1246

VILLEROY & BOCH METTLACH AESTHETIC POTTERY VASE

Estimate: $200 - $400

Bid Increments

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

German earthenware pottery handled vase/ urn, Villeroy & Boch - Mettlach, c.1890, in the Aesthetic taste, acanthus leaf-form handles above female masks, central cameo style portrait medallions signed in cast M. Hein (Matthias Hein, German, 1859-1932), model no. 1978, impressed "Abbey" mark underfoot, approx 13.25"h, 12"w, 10.25"d, 9lbs Start Price: $150.00

Condition

1.1.24-LOT – 1246-a UV examination was unremarkable, there are no apparent chips or cracks, only some light glaze imperfections, minor crazing and light wear underfoot, I have taken images for your review, although it may have had a lid at one time, this piece is not accompanied by a lid

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