31 March 2008
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)
Anon., sale Christie's, 7th February 1977, lot 181.
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