A pair of Meissen figural salts Late 19th century

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Lot 325
A pair of Meissen figural salts
Late 19th century

Sold for £ 1,680 (US$ 2,055) inc. premium
A pair of Meissen figural salts
Late 19th century
Each figure perched between two large gilt-edged shells on a scrollwork base, the gentleman stirring a saucepan and the lady plucking a goose, painted in underglaze-blue heightened in gilding, the shells with the 'Onion' pattern on the inside, 24.5cm across, crossed swords marks and 3 in underglaze-blue, incised model numbers C.80 and C.81, impressed numerals (2)

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