A Meissen needle-box in the form of an infant in swaddling clothes (Wickelkind), circa 1755-60
Lot 84*
A Meissen needle-box in the form of an infant in swaddling clothes (Wickelkind), circa 1755-60
Sold for £937 (US$ 1,575) inc. premium
Lot Details
A Meissen needle-box in the form of an infant in swaddling clothes (Wickelkind), circa 1755-60
Wearing a little bonnet with a gold-brocade edge, the swaddling clothes in green alternating with indianische Blumen, mounted with a gilt-metal hinged cover, 6.8cm

Footnotes

  • Literature:
    Ulrich Pietsch, Passion for Meissen (2010), no. 129
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  1. Sebastian Kuhn
    Specialist - European Ceramics
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