New York, East
23 May 2001
This Lot has no reserve
TWO MEISSEN GILT-WHITE SNAKE-HANDLED VASES
Late 19th/20th century, blue crossed swords and 29. marks, model no. E153, impressed 7 and 153, after a model by E.A. Leuteritz
Each of baluster form, painted front and back with either flowers or fruit, the mouth, shoulder, lower section and socle enriched with burnished stop-fluting
10½in. (26.8cm.) high (2)
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See Robert Röntgen, The Book of Meissen, Atglen, PA, 1996, p. 60 for a nearly identical model dated 1850
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