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    Sale 5902

    Christie's Interiors

    17 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 272

    A MEISSEN COFFEE-CUP AND SAUCER

    CIRCA 1745, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, PRESSNUMMERN, GILDER'S IV. MARKS

    Price Realised  

    A MEISSEN COFFEE-CUP AND SAUCER
    CIRCA 1745, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, PRESSNUMMERN, GILDER'S IV. MARKS
    Decorated in purpurmalerei with battle scenes after Rugendas within elaborate gilt scroll cartouches shaded in purple, surrounded by scattered sprigs of flowers, with interlocking gilt scroll borders (2)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    The Property of a South German Private Collector (Lots 249-295)