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    Sale 1983

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art And Ceramics

    9 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 261

    A LARGE PAIR OF VOLKSTEDT SCHNEEBALLEN VASES AND COVERS

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED FORKS AND DOT MARK TO ONE, INDISTINCTLY INCISED C051

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    A LARGE PAIR OF VOLKSTEDT SCHNEEBALLEN VASES AND COVERS
    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED FORKS AND DOT MARK TO ONE, INDISTINCTLY INCISED C051
    Each of inverted pear shape, the high domed cover with parrot and red berry form finial, the body encrusted allover with yellow-centered mayflower blossoms and applied with trailing branches and balls of blue mayflowers
    30½ in. (77.5 cm.) high (4)


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    For a very similar smaller Meissen pair, see Christie's, Melbourne, 28 and 29 May 2001, lot 120.

    Pre-Lot Text

    Property from a Private East Coast Collector