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    Sale 2159

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

    21 April 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 63

    A MEISSEN COBALT-BLUE GROUND POT-POURRI VASE AND COVER

    LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, IMPRESSED F 26 AND IMPRESSED 30

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    A MEISSEN COBALT-BLUE GROUND POT-POURRI VASE AND COVER
    LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, IMPRESSED F 26 AND IMPRESSED 30
    With gilt ribbon-tied wreath finial and pierced ovolo cover, the shield-shaped vase flanked by entwined snake handles, finely painted with Venus and Cupid, the reverse with the Triumph of Amphitrite, on a conforming socle molded with a ribbon-tied laurel wreath above a square base
    11 3/8 in. (28.8 cm.) high (2)


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Christie's, New York, 27 October 1998, lot 128.