A Meissen pipe-stopper or Flohbein cira 1738
Lot 85*
A Meissen pipe-stopper (Flohbein), circa 1738
Sold for £1,062 (US$ 1,789) inc. premium
Lot Details
A Meissen pipe-stopper (Flohbein), circa 1738
Modelled as a lady's leg with a small puce shoe with indianische Blumen, her stocking decorated with black embroidery, a little flea creeping up towards her knee, the top of the stopper with a rooster and a hen, 8.5cm high

Footnotes

  • Literature:
    Ulrich Pietsch, Passion for Meissen (2010), no. 134
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  1. Sebastian Kuhn
    Specialist - European Ceramics
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