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    Sale 5154

    British & Continental Ceramics & Glass

    5 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 607

    A MEISSEN (MARCOLINI) GILT-METAL-MOUNTED CYLINDRICAL CHOCOLATE-POT AND COVER

    CIRCA 1800, THE MOUNTS PROBABLY LATER, FAINT BLUE CROSSED SWORDS AND STAR MARK, INCISED H

    Price Realised  

    A MEISSEN (MARCOLINI) GILT-METAL-MOUNTED CYLINDRICAL CHOCOLATE-POT AND COVER
    CIRCA 1800, THE MOUNTS PROBABLY LATER, FAINT BLUE CROSSED SWORDS AND STAR MARK, INCISED H
    With branch-moulded spout and handle terminal, the cover with a metal swing handle and swivel stiring hole cover, the wood handle carved with reeded and scroll ornament, painted in a limited palette and enriched in two-colour gilding with bouquets of flowers among scattered sprigs, the shoulder with a continuous band of gilt ovolos
    7 in. (17.8 cm.) high (2)


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