The scenes on the beaker and saucer are after engravings commemorating the military events of the War of the Spanish succession.
The beaker 8.2 cm high; the saucer 12.8 cm diam.
Sold to Muzeum w Walbrzychu, Poland.
Condition – Restoration to two cracks and associated chips on the beaker and to chips to the foot rim.
Literature – Metropolitan Museum Journal 24, ‘Repraesentatio Belli, ob successionem in Regno Hispanico..: A Tea Service and Garniture by the Schwarzlot Decorator Ignaz Preissler, Maureen Cassidy-Geiger
This item has been sold