31 March 2016,
New York, Rockefeller Center
Price realised USD 2,750
Estimate USD 2,000 - USD 3,000
A MEISSEN PORCELAIN (OUTSIDE-DECORATED) TURQUOISE-GROUND COFFEE-SERVICE
19TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS WITH TWO INCISIONS TO MOST
Painted in the 18th century style with harbor scenes reserved within quatrefoil Gitterwerk cartouches, comprising:
A coffee-pot and cover
A footed cream-jug
A sugar-bowl and cover
Four cups and saucers
8 ½ in. (21.5 cm.) high, the coffee-pot and cover
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