• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    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 171

    A MEISSEN FLOWER-ENCRUSTED TEA-KETTLE, COVER AND A STAND

    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, THE STAND INCISED 2871. AND IMPRESSED 41, THE KETTLE IMPRESSED 30

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A MEISSEN FLOWER-ENCRUSTED TEA-KETTLE, COVER AND A STAND
    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, THE STAND INCISED 2871. AND IMPRESSED 41, THE KETTLE IMPRESSED 30
    Of globular form with gilt-bronze and porcelain bail handle, the cover with rose finial, the spout enriched to resemble a tree-branch, the stand pierced with trellis and raised on three scroll feet
    15½ in. (39.3 cm.) high, overall including handle (3)


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.
    No sales tax is due on the purchase price of this lot if it is picked up or delivered in the State of New York.