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    Sale 7554

    European Ceramics and Glass Including the Property of a Collector

    31 March 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 65

    A PAIR OF MEISSEN SALTS

    CIRCA 1740, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF MEISSEN SALTS
    CIRCA 1740, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS
    Of squat fluted form, moulded with the dulong-pattern, with Frauenkopf handles and on four scroll-moulded feet, painted in purple camaïeu with figures on quaysides and in landscape vignettes within moulded and gilt quatrefoil cartouches, the ground with Holzschnitt Blumen, the feet, terminals and rims enriched with gilding (slight rubbing to rims)
    3 in. (7.6 cm.) high (2)


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    Provenance

    Anon., sale Christie's, 7th February 1977, lot 181.


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the estimate for this lot should be 2000-3000 GBP