A fine early Meissen teapot and cover circa 1725-30

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Lot 5
A fine early Meissen teapot and cover circa 1725-30

Sold for £ 7,170 (US$ 9,859) inc. premium
A fine early Meissen teapot and cover
circa 1725-30
of shouldered form with a short spout and a plain handle of circular section, the shallow domed cover with a small mushroom finial, the cover and lower section of the pot painted in Kakiemon colours with flowering prunus branches, above a red line border, 12cm, crossed swords mark in blue enamel (chip to underside of the cover, minute chips to the spout, some flaking to the enamels on the pot) (2),

Footnotes

  • For a teapot and cover of the same shape, see Rainer Ruckert, Meissener Porzellan, fig. 343, p. 89
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