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    Sale 7430

    A Highly Important Private Collection of Meissen and Continental Porcelain

    11 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 19

    A MEISSEN CHINOISERIE HEXAGONAL TEACADDY AND COVER

    CIRCA 1725

    Price Realised  

    A MEISSEN CHINOISERIE HEXAGONAL TEACADDY AND COVER
    CIRCA 1725
    With six gilt raised ribs dividing recessed panels painted in the manner of P.E. Schindler with large figures of Orientals at various pursuits, two holding a bow and arrows, one with a fan and another with a coffee-pot beside flowering plants on grassy terraces with birds and insects in flight, the shoulder richly gilt, the circular cover with a gilt rosette enclosed by scrollwork and with a band of iron-red lines between purple flowers (slight wear to shoulder and footrim, minute chips and blemish to rim of cover)
    4 in. (10.2 cm.) high


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