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    Sale 7683

    A Rococo Fantasy Treasures from a Bavarian Collection

    6 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 75

    A MEISSEN GOLDCHINESEN HEXAGONAL BALUSTER TEACADDY AND A COVER

    CIRCA 1725, THE AUGSBURG DECORATION ALMOST CONTEMPORARY, LUSTRED NUMERALS TO BASE

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    A MEISSEN GOLDCHINESEN HEXAGONAL BALUSTER TEACADDY AND A COVER
    CIRCA 1725, THE AUGSBURG DECORATION ALMOST CONTEMPORARY, LUSTRED NUMERALS TO BASE
    Decorated in the Seuter workshop with vignettes of figures at various pursuits on scroll supports, alternating with panels of birds on berried branches, the cover gilt with flowers within a gilt border over underglaze blue decoration, slight rubbing
    4 in. (10.2 cm.) high (2)


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    A similar example was sold at Christie's London, the Ernesto Blohm Collection, 10 April 1989, lot 34.

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    Provenance

    Mrs. J. Werner, Lugano, Switzerland.
    Sold Christie's London, 3 December 1979, lot 186.