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    Sale 7731

    Centuries of Style: Silver, European Ceramics, Portrait Miniatures and Gold Boxes

    2 June 2009, London, King Street

  • Lot 61

    A MEISSEN PORCELAIN TEABOWL AND SAUCER FROM THE FOSCARI SERVICE

    CIRCA 1735-40, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS AND GILDER'S MARK OF THREE DOTS TO BOTH, TEABOWL WITH DREHER'S IMPRESSED MARK OF A QUARTERED CIRCLE AND INCISED /, SAUCER WITH PRESSNUMMER 2 TO FOOTRIM

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    A MEISSEN PORCELAIN TEABOWL AND SAUCER FROM THE FOSCARI SERVICE
    CIRCA 1735-40, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS AND GILDER'S MARK OF THREE DOTS TO BOTH, TEABOWL WITH DREHER'S IMPRESSED MARK OF A QUARTERED CIRCLE AND INCISED /, SAUCER WITH PRESSNUMMER 2 TO FOOTRIM
    The teabowl painted with a continuous scene with figures at various pursuits on a shore before boats, the interior with a Purpurmalerei seascape, the saucer with figures on horseback before a dilapidated castle, each with the crowned coat of arms flanked by winged putti supporters, within Gitterwerk borders and gilt line rims (minor rubbing to gilt borders and rims, minute surface scratching)


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