31 March 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 4,000
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
A MEISSEN FLOWER-ENCRUSTED CENTREPIECE
LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, PRESSNUMMERN AND INCISED 605
The two-handled quatrefoil bowl moulded with scrolling leaves between pierced interlocking chain pattern panels, painted and applied with flowers on a scroll and leaf-moulded stem and mound base applied with eight figures of putti emblematic of the Four Seasons, the stand with four scroll feet encrusted with flowers
16 7/8 in. (43 cm.) high
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Please note that this lot has cancellation mark to the cross swords.