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    Sale 5153

    British & Continental Ceramics & Glass

    30 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1004

    A MEISSEN KAKIEMON RECTANGULAR TEA CADDY AND COVER

    CIRCA 1735, FAINT BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK

    Price Realised  

    A MEISSEN KAKIEMON RECTANGULAR TEA CADDY AND COVER
    CIRCA 1735, FAINT BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK
    Painted with vignettes of phoenix above flowering branches issuing from a banded hedge
    4 1/8 in. (10.5 cm.) high (2)


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    Provenance

    King Umberto of Italy, sale Christie's Geneva, 7th June 1968, lot 62.