A pair of Meissen shallow tureens and covers with boar's head handles
Lot 97
A pair of Meissen circular tureens and covers, circa 1740
£6,000 - 8,000
US$ 10,000 - 13,000
amended
Lot Details
A pair of Meissen circular tureens and covers, circa 1740
Painted in Kakiemon style with the 'Schmetterling' pattern of butterflies perched on flowering branches, applied with boar's head handles and a pomegranate finial, 30cm across handles; 17.5cm high, crossed swords marks in underglaze-blue, impressed numerals (4)

Saleroom notices

  • One of the handles was broken out and very well restored, the other tureen has a tight haircrack to the rim. Please refer to department for complete condition report.
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Contacts
  1. Nette Megens
    Specialist - European Ceramics
    Bonhams
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    101 New Bond Street
    London, W1S 1SR
    United Kingdom
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