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    Sale 1894

    Nineteenth Century Meissen: The Collection Of Dr. W.A. Criswell, Sold To Benefit Criswell College

    25 October 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 208

    AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED MEISSEN CAPODIMONTE STYLE BOX AND COVER

    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, IMPRESSED 163

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    AN ORMOLU-MOUNTED MEISSEN CAPODIMONTE STYLE BOX AND COVER
    LATE 19TH/EARLY 20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, IMPRESSED 163
    Of rectangular form, moulded with various scenes including mythological battles and hunts, edged with a gilt foliate rinceau
    11½ in. (29.2 cm.) wide


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    For similar examples see anonymous sales, Christie's, New York, 14 October 1999, lot 180 and 10 October 2001, lot 123.

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