6 November 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 1,188
Estimate GBP 1,200 - GBP 1,800
A MEISSEN KAKIEMON INKWELL AND COVER AND SANDER
CIRCA 1735, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS
Each of square section, the sides painted with indianische Blumen, the top of the inkwell with scattered flowerheads and the circular cover with gilt finial, the top of the sander similarly decorated and pierced with thirty-five holes, within brown-edged rims, the inkwell with chips to base, rim and cover, two hairline cracks to sander
1¾ in. (4.5 cm.) wide (2)
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By repute, the Dukes of Württemberg.