A Meissen thimble, circa 1728
Lot 88*
A Meissen thimble, circa 1728
£6,000 - 8,000
US$ 10,000 - 13,000
Lot Details
A Meissen thimble, circa 1728
Finely painted with a continuous chinoiserie scene depicting figures flanked by flowers, the upper half with four gilt trellis bands and a flower sprig on the top, the interior gilt, 1.8cm high

Footnotes

  • Literature:
    Ulrich Pietsch, Passion for Meissen (2010), no. 52
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  1. Nette Megens
    Specialist - European Ceramics
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  2. Sebastian Kuhn
    Specialist - European Ceramics
    Bonhams
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    101 New Bond Street
    London, W1S 1SR
    United Kingdom
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