A Meissen table salt Circa 1760

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Lot 53
A Meissen table salt
Circa 1760

£ 500 - 600
US$ 630 - 760
Amended

Home and Interiors

9 Jul 2020, 10:00 BST

Edinburgh

A Meissen table salt
Circa 1760
The deep tapering bowl set on a tripod pedestal base with scroll and acanthus moulding highlighted in gilt, the body painted with birds perched on branches and to the interior and body with various insects, 10cm high, blue crossed swords

Saleroom notices

  • This salt is from the Speiseservice mit Vogeln service made for Frederick the Great, circa 1760-6
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A Meissen table salt Circa 1760
A Meissen table salt Circa 1760
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