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(24)  A Meissen gilt botanical coffee and tea service
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(24) A Meissen gilt botanical coffee and tea service

1830-1840, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, PARTLY WITH VARIOUS RED PAINTED OR INCISED NUMERALS AND CHARACTERS

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(24) A Meissen gilt botanical coffee and tea service
1830-1840, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, PARTLY WITH VARIOUS RED PAINTED OR INCISED NUMERALS AND CHARACTERS
Inspired by Sèvres examples, decorated with various specimen garden flowers displayed on a brown table, within rectangular cartouches, enhanced with gilt bands of ivy leaves and foliage, with flaring upper rims, the loop handles ending in acanthus leaves or palmettes, the spouts animal-shaped, the covers with acorn finials, comprising: an ovoid pedestal coffee pot and cover 26.2 cm high; a globular pedestal teapot and a cover, 18 cm. high; an ovoid pedestal cream jug, 17.5 cm. high; a globular pedestal sugar bowl and cover with two volute handles, 17.5 cm. high; an oval tray, 39.8 cm. wide; eight cabinet cups and saucers (24)
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Please note that although very nicely matching, the cover of the teapot is associated.
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