31 March 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 438
Estimate GBP 700 - GBP 1,000
A GERMAN PORCELAIN METAL-MOUNTED NECESSAIRE
PROBABLY 19TH CENTURY, THE MOUNTS WITH PSEUDO MARKS, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK TO INTERIOR OF BASE
Of flattened baluster form and oval section, the ozier-moulded ground reserved with gilt quatrefoil cartouches with figures in river landscapes before a country house, the cover with two similar panels of figures in wooded landscapes, the top of the cover and the base with indianische Blumen (some wear to gilding)
2¾ in. (7 cm.) long overall
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