A Berlin KPM porcelain model of a partridge as a butter dish

A Berlin KPM porcelain model of a partridge as a butter dish

Model no. 199, fired in two parts, the upper part forming the lid. Depicting a partridge crouching amid reeds with two chicks. Blue sceptre mark to the base, impressed " x II 5" to the unglazed underside. The chick on the back reattached, the beak chipped, both other birds' beaks restored, a rim chip. H 10.7, W ca. 15 cm.
Ca. 1766.

Provenance

Berlin Private collection.

Literature

A further, identical dish in: Lenz, vol. 1, Reprint, illus. 60.

Lot 63 Dα

Estimate:
1.000 € - 1.500 €

Result:
2.976 €