Very Rare Stoneware Bottle w/ Habsurg Armorial Medallion Dated 1598, Westerwald, Germany, 17th century

July 18, 2015 Stoneware Auction

Lot #: 258

Price Realized: $920.00

($800 hammer, plus 15% buyer's premium)

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Very Rare Westerwald Stoneware Bottle with Habsburg Armorial Medallion, Dated 1598, 17th century, wheel-thrown form with footed based, four flattened sides, and pewter mouth with threaded lid. Two sides with relief design of a double-headed eagle with "1598" date and crown above, and two sides with relief designs of a bust. Additional impressed motifs throughout. Surface with heavy cobalt highlights. Pewter lid includes impressed "W". Excellent form and decoration. Excellent condition with a cut rectangular opening in top of lid. H 7 3/4".

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