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    Sale 5153

    British & Continental Ceramics & Glass

    30 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 995

    A MEISSEN 'DULONG' TWO-HANDLED OVAL TUREEN AND COVER

    CIRCA 1750, FAINT BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK AMD PUCE ENAMELLED INVENTORY NUMBER

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    A MEISSEN 'DULONG' TWO-HANDLED OVAL TUREEN AND COVER
    CIRCA 1750, FAINT BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK AMD PUCE ENAMELLED INVENTORY NUMBER
    The finial formed as a river god, the scrolling acanthus handles moulded and painted with asparagus and cauliflower, moulded with mirror-shaped cartouches painted with ornithological studies of birds in branches, the plain ground painted with scattered sprigs, enriched in gilding
    12½ in (38.1 cm.) wide


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