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    Sale 5365

    Christie's Interiors

    9 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 520

    A LARGE BERLIN PORCELAIN OGEE-SHAPED POT-POURRI VASE AND COVER

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE SCEPTRE MARK

    Price Realised  

    A LARGE BERLIN PORCELAIN OGEE-SHAPED POT-POURRI VASE AND COVER
    LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE SCEPTRE MARK
    The pierced cover with finial formed as flowerheads, the vase with ram's head handles, painted with a vignette of a shepherd and two female companions seated before trees with a bird cage, the reverse with the figures releasing the caged bird, enriched in gilding
    Approx. 25 in. (63.5 cm.) high (2)


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