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    Sale 7554

    European Ceramics and Glass Including the Property of a Collector

    31 March 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 214

    A MEISSEN TOMATO BOX AND COVER

    CIRCA 1770, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS AND DOT MARK

    Price Realised  

    A MEISSEN TOMATO BOX AND COVER
    CIRCA 1770, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS AND DOT MARK
    Naturally modelled with a powdered red ground, the cover with a small green unripe tomato finial
    3½ in. (9 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Royal House of Saxony, Schloss Nöthnitz, Inventory Number P.E. 3226 a & b and nö. 95 in brown before four dots.