• Christies auction house James Christie logo

    Sale 7683

    A Rococo Fantasy Treasures from a Bavarian Collection

    6 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 227

    A MEISSEN RECTANGULAR TEA-CADDY FROM A JAGD SERVICE

    CIRCA 1740, FAINT BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, GILDER'S NUMERAL 18., INCISED ,, AND ,,,, FAINT HF IN INK

    Price Realised  

    A MEISSEN RECTANGULAR TEA-CADDY FROM A JAGD SERVICE
    CIRCA 1740, FAINT BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, GILDER'S NUMERAL 18., INCISED ,, AND ,,,, FAINT hf IN INK
    Each side painted with a vignette of a huntsman or huntswoman with hounds, above gilt scroll supports below gilt shell and scroll borders, the flat shoulder enriched in puce with similar ornament, restored chip to shoulder, restored at base of neck and cracked, small chip to footrim, slight rubbing to gilding
    4 1/8 in. (10.5 cm.) high


    Contact Client Service
    • info@christies.com

    • New York +1 212 636 2000

    • London +44 (0)20 7839 9060

    • Hong Kong +852 2760 1766

    • Shanghai +86 21 6355 1766

    Special Notice

    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.