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    Sale 7430

    A Highly Important Private Collection of Meissen and Continental Porcelain

    11 December 2007, London, King Street

  • Lot 68

    TWO MEISSEN BAMBERG-PATTERN PLATES

    CIRCA 1730, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, UNDERGLAZE BLUE PAINTER'S MARK TO BOTH, DREHER'S MARK OF XII TO BOTH FOOTRIMS

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    TWO MEISSEN BAMBERG-PATTERN PLATES
    CIRCA 1730, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, UNDERGLAZE BLUE PAINTER'S MARK TO BOTH, DREHER'S MARK OF XII TO BOTH FOOTRIMS
    The centre decorated in underglaze blue, yellow, iron-red, turquoise and green enriched in gilding with branches of flowering peony, prunus and chrysanthemum and with two exotic insects in flight, within a double concentric underglaze blue circle cartouche, the iron-red and gilt border with diaper-pattern reserved with panels of flowers and flowerheads, the underside with two sprays of underglaze blue and iron-red flowers (small areas of flaking to enamels, slight wear to gilding)
    8¾ in. (22.2 cm.) and 8 5/8 in. (21.9 cm.) diam. (2)


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