31 March 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 3,000
Estimate GBP 1,500 - GBP 2,000
A MEISSEN BLUE AND WHITE OIL-POT AND COVER
CIRCA 1735, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK
Of quatrefoil section and fluted baluster form, with a double-scroll foliate handle and bearded satyr's mask spout, painted in underglaze blue with insects and indianische Blumen between moulded gadroons, the neck with an opening for a spoon, the domed cover with a pine-cone finial (chipping to rim of cover)
7 in. (17.8 cm) high
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