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    Sale 7549

    British and Continental Ceramics and Glass

    18 November 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 134

    A MEISSEN TURQUOISE-GROUND TWO-HANDLED ECUELLE, COVER AND STAND

    CIRCA 1740, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS TO STAND, INDISTINCT PRESSNUMMER TO ECUELLE

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    A MEISSEN TURQUOISE-GROUND TWO-HANDLED ECUELLE, COVER AND STAND
    CIRCA 1740, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS TO STAND, INDISTINCT PRESSNUMMER TO ECUELLE
    Of circular form, painted in the manner of Klinger with Holzschnitt Blumen including narcissus, rose and tulip, within quatrefoil shaped panels edged with black and double gilt lines, the cover and stand with a white border with interlocking gilt scrollwork, the scroll handles and bud finial enriched in gilding (one handle a restored replacement, mark to écuelle erased and with shallow area of grinding, slight wear to gilding on well of stand)
    The stand 6 7/8 in. (17.6 cm.) diam.


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF H. FREIFRAU SPIES V. BÜLLESHEIM, WESTFALEN