31 March 2016
A PAIR OF EARLY LOUIS XV ORMOLU-MOUNTED MEISSEN PORCELAIN CACHE POTS
Each cylindrical vase painted with kakiemon flowers, the ormolu rim and foot cast with flowers, stamped with the C couronné Poinçon
4 ½ in. (11 cm.) high
Acquired from Rosenberg & Stiebel, New York, in 1974.
Eugenia Woodward Hitt Collection.
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