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    Sale 7683

    A Rococo Fantasy Treasures from a Bavarian Collection

    6 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 341

    A MEISSEN KAKIEMON INKWELL AND COVER AND SANDER

    CIRCA 1735, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    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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    Provenance

    By repute, the Dukes of Württemberg.