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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 161

    A MEISSEN FLOWER-ENCRUSTED RETICULATED CENTERPIECE BASKET AND STAND

    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, BOTH INCISED M 141, IMPRESSED 6 AND 54

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    A MEISSEN FLOWER-ENCRUSTED RETICULATED CENTERPIECE BASKET AND STAND
    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, BOTH INCISED M 141, IMPRESSED 6 AND 54
    In the Rococo taste, the pierced basket flanked by branch handles, the base with two putti, one playing the pipe, the other holding a tethered dove, raised on four scroll feet, the stand en suite
    12¾ in. (32.3 cm.) high, overall (2)


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    Cf. 1910 Meissen Catalogue, op. cit., pl. 33.

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