• Christie's Interiors auction at Christies

    Sale 5917

    Christie's Interiors

    10 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 489

    A MINTON MAJOLICA TURQUOISE-GROUND JARDINIERE AND GARDEN SEAT

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, IMPRESSED MARKS, THE SEAT WITH YEAR CIPHER FOR 1893

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    A MINTON MAJOLICA TURQUOISE-GROUND JARDINIERE AND GARDEN SEAT
    LATE 19TH CENTURY, IMPRESSED MARKS, THE SEAT WITH YEAR CIPHER FOR 1893
    The jardiniere designed by Professor Gottfried Semper, of compressed urn-form applied with entwined serpent handles beneath a spiral ribbon; the garden seat of 'India' design, with blind fretwork panels of flowers and scrolls
    The garden seat 20 in. (50.8 cm.) high


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