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    Sale 7430

    A Highly Important Private Collection of Meissen and Continental Porcelain

    11 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 61

    A PAIR OF MEISSEN PLATES

    CIRCA 1740, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK TO BOTH, ONE WITH IMPRESSED DREHER'S E FOR ECKOLD, THE OTHER WITH PRESSNUMER 16

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    A PAIR OF MEISSEN PLATES
    CIRCA 1740, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK TO BOTH, ONE WITH IMPRESSED DREHER'S E FOR ECKOLD, THE OTHER WITH PRESSNUMER 16
    Each with Sulkowski ozier-moulded borders, painted in a bright palette and gilt after a design by J.G. Höroldt with woodpeckers perched on flowering and fruiting branches issuing from stylised rockwork, among scattered indianische Blumen (one with minor flaking to enamels and slight wear, other with more notable wear and a rim chip at 7 o'clock)
    9 1/8 in. (23.2 cm.) wide (2)


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