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    Sale 12975

    Noble & Private Collections Part I

    2 November 2016, London, King Street

  • Lot 186

    A MEISSEN KAKIEMON BALUSTER COFFEE-POT AND COVER

    CIRCA 1730, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK

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    A MEISSEN KAKIEMON BALUSTER COFFEE-POT AND COVER
    CIRCA 1730, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK
    Of baluster form with an s-scroll handle, painted with indianische Blumen and scattered insects above an iron-red double-line border, the cover with similar flowers and purple border of flower heads on a trellis band
    8 ¼ in. (20.8 cm.) high


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    A similarly decorated teapot and cover is in the Dr. Ernst Schneider Collection, Schloss Lustheim and illustrated by Julia Weber, Meißener Porzellane mit Dekoren nach ostasiatischen Vorbildern, Vol. II, Basel, 2013, p. 428, no. 444.

    Provenance

    The Delphinium Collection; sale Bonhams, London, 20 March 2013, lot 26.


    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY OF A GENTLEMAN (LOTS 172-195)