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    Sale 1894

    Nineteenth Century Meissen: The Collection Of Dr. W.A. Criswell, Sold To Benefit Criswell College

    25 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 200

    A MEISSEN COBALT-BLUE GROUND MATCH BOX AND COVER

    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, INCISED 281

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A MEISSEN COBALT-BLUE GROUND MATCH BOX AND COVER
    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, INCISED 281
    The top painted after Watteau with a courting couple seated in a secluded garden, within a gilt foliate scroll surround, the front and back with flower-filled cartouches, the interior of the cover moulded with a diamond pattern for striking matches
    3¾ in. (9.4 cm.) wide (2)


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