31 March 2008,
London, King Street
Price realised GBP 250
Estimate GBP 400 - GBP 600
A PAIR OF MEISSEN CUTLERY-HANDLES
Each of tapering cylindrical form, one probably painted by J.E. Stadler, the other in his manner, with birds and insects among indianische Blumen between double blue line borders, the lower-part with a band of iron-red scrolls and flowerheads, the tops with a radiating stylised flowerhead with a metal stud (slight chipping to lower-parts)
3 1/8 in. (8 cm.) long (2)
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