A Berlin KPM porcelain cup with a portrait of Prince George of Hanover

A Berlin KPM porcelain cup with a portrait of Prince George of Hanover

Unidentified semi-spherical model with original saucer. Finely painted with a bust of the royal child in an etched gold frame. The sides and back of the cup decorated with a wreath of Continental flowers, the saucer with snowdrops surrounding a medallion inscribed "George born 27 May 1819". Blue sceptre mark with iron-red dash, brown F.
Circa 1819.

Prince George Frederick Alexander Charles Ernest Augustus of Hanover (1819 - 1878) became King George V of Hanover and 2nd Duke of Cumberland following the death of his father in 1851.

Provenance

Sotheby´s Royal House of Hanover Sale, 9th October 2005, lot 2358.

Lot 70 Dα

Estimate:
6.000 € - 8.000 €

Result:
9.375 €