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    Sale 5154

    British & Continental Ceramics & Glass

    5 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 574

    A MEISSEN PURPLE-GROUND HOT-MILK JUG AND A COVER

    CIRCA 1730, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A MEISSEN PURPLE-GROUND HOT-MILK JUG AND A COVER
    CIRCA 1730, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK
    Painted in schwartzlot with merchants in a dockside landscape, within a shaped catouche, the spout and scroll handle painted with sprigs, outlined in gilt, the cover painted in purple with figures
    6 in. (15.2 cm.) high (2)


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