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Asheville, NC 28805
Based in Asheville, North Carolina, Brunk Auctions has been conducting sales of fine and decorative arts for over 30 years. Auctions are held in our North Carolina sale room but attracts a global audience. Founded by Robert Brunk in 1983, the auctions became well known for their integrity and profes...Read more
Jul 14, 2022
mid 18th/early 19th century, teapot with wood lid and green jade or hardstone inset, enamel and gilt decorated with combined crest and motto "Tenez Le Vray", 5-3/4 x 8-3/8 in.; covered teapot, enamel and gilt decorated with marital accoll‚ arms suspended by a ribbon, floral sprays and scrolling chain, 5-5/8 x 9-1/8 in.
Provenance: The Important Private Collection of a Rocky Mountain Couple
one with with chips to foot, later riveted metal strainer to interior, wear to decoration, scratches, lid with repaired rim chips; one with hairlines at handle and spout
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