New York, East
23 May 2001
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TWO MEISSEN OUTSIDE-DECORATED RETICULATED TOPOGRAPHICAL CABINET PLATES
Circa 1840, blue crossed swords marks with incisions, incised 10 and 2 to one
Each center and border cartouches finely painted with a topographical view of either Hamburg from Alster Lake or the nearby St. John's Cloister, identified below, the pierced basketweave border enriched with gilt
9¼in. (23.5cm.) diameter (2)
Accompanied by layered paper labels indicating that this pair was painted by a cousin of hers on the occasion of her wedding, circa 1840.
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