30 October 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,250
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
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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