• Christie's Interiors - Style & auction at Christies

    Sale 5924

    Christie's Interiors - Style & Spirit

    22 September 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 469

    A PAIR OF MEISSEN FIGURAL SALTS

    CIRCA 1880, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, PRESSNUMMERN 163, INCISED 2872 AND 2875

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    A PAIR OF MEISSEN FIGURAL SALTS
    CIRCA 1880, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, PRESSNUMMERN 163, INCISED 2872 AND 2875
    Modelled as reclining male and female figure clasping two-handled shaped oval bowls painted with flowersprays, he dressed in a lilac floral frock-coat and she scantily clad in a purple drapery and floral dress, each on a shaped scroll-moulded base
    6¾ in. (17.1 cm.) wide (2)


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