A Meissen pipe head, circa 1800
Lot 88*
A Meissen pipe head, circa 1800
Sold for £6,000 (US$ 10,084) inc. premium
Lot Details
A Meissen pipe head, circa 1800
After the model by J.J. Kaendler, as a woman wearing a turban edged with pearls and jewels and a pink bow at her neck, the turquoise shaft moulded with gilt-edged scrolls, mounted with a similarly jewelled hinged metal cover and animal mask with chain at the shaft, 8cm long; 6cm high

Footnotes

  • Literature:
    Ulrich Pietsch, Passion for Meissen (2010), no. 127
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  1. Sebastian Kuhn
    Specialist - European Ceramics
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