A Meissen celadon-fond milk jug and cover (final and base restored)
Lot 92
A Meissen turquoise-ground chocolate pot and cover, circa 1730-35
Sold for £937 (US$ 1,575) inc. premium
Lot Details
A Meissen turquoise-ground chocolate pot and cover, circa 1730-35
Reserved with two shaped quatrefoil panels painted in Kakiemon style with two quail beneath a flowering branch, and a flowering bush on the reverse, the cover reserved with two similar panels, with a brown-edged rim, the handle moulded with a gilt-edged scroll terminal and painted with iron-red leaves, 9cm high, crossed swords mark in underglaze-blue, incised x (cover restored) (2)

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    Baron Friedrich von Born Collection, Budapest, sold by Rudolph-Lepke's Kunst-Auctions-Haus, Berlin, 4 December 1929, lot 62
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  1. Nette Megens
    Specialist - European Ceramics
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