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    Sale 7554

    European Ceramics and Glass Including the Property of a Collector

    31 March 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 40

    A MEISSEN TEACUP AND SAUCER

    CIRCA 1740, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, PRESSNUMMER 24 TO SAUCER

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    A MEISSEN TEACUP AND SAUCER
    CIRCA 1740, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, PRESSNUMMER 24 TO SAUCER
    Painted with the gelbe Löwe pattern, the yellow tiger curling around bamboo and Oriental flowering plants, the ground with scattered indianische Blumen, the Altbrandenstein ozier-moulded borders with scattered insects and panels of birds and flowering plants, the wishbone handle and rim enriched in gilding (cup with minute frit to rim and slight chipping to footrim)


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