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    Sale 7683

    A Rococo Fantasy Treasures from a Bavarian Collection

    6 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 344

    A MEISSEN GILT-METAL MOUNTED SCENT-BOTTLE AND STOPPER

    CIRCA 1760, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK TO EDGE OF FOOT

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    A MEISSEN GILT-METAL MOUNTED SCENT-BOTTLE AND STOPPER
    CIRCA 1760, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK TO EDGE OF FOOT
    Modelled as a gallant and shepherdess in an embrace, a recumbent hound and a sheep at their feet, before a tree-stump moulded with flowers, the stopper formed from a posy of flowers, on a mound base, the underside painted with a garland of indianische Blumen centred by a gilt flowerhead, slight chipping to gallant's hat, stopper and edge of base, some wear to enamels
    2¾ in. (7 cm.) high overall


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