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    Sale 5371

    Christie's Interiors

    25 November 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 58

    A MEISSEN GILT-METAL-MOUNTED SCENT-BOTTLE AND STOPPER

    THE PORCELAIN CIRCA 1760, THE MOUNTS PROBABLY LATER, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK

    Price Realised  

    A MEISSEN GILT-METAL-MOUNTED SCENT-BOTTLE AND STOPPER
    THE PORCELAIN CIRCA 1760, THE MOUNTS PROBABLY LATER, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK
    Of rococo scroll outline, each side painted with colourful sprays of flowers and fruit, within scroll-moulded cartouches heightened in gilding, the cover with scroll finial
    3¾ in. (8.9 cm.) high


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