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A Nymphenburg armorial vase and cover

circa 1842

Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 2,400 USD
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235
A Nymphenburg armorial vase and cover

circa 1842

Estimate
3,0005,000
LOT SOLD. 2,400 USD
JUMP TO LOT

Details & Cataloguing

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A Nymphenburg armorial vase and cover

circa 1842

painted on the front and reverse with a the crowned arms of Saxony and Baden within a blue strap inscribed in gilding FIDELITER ET CONSTANTER, the lower body parcel gilt and set with two loop handles with bearded mask terminals above a waisted stem and square tooled gilt base, inked in red under the base XII, No. 560, FR, probably an inventory number. Minor wear to gilding.


height 16 1/4 in. (41.2cm)
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Catalogue Note

The arms are those of Ernst II, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (1818-1893) and his consort Princess Alexandrine of Baden (1820-1904). The couple was married on May 3, 1842. The motto is that of the Ernestine Order of Saxony founded by Friedrich I, Duke of Saxe-Coburg Gotha in 1690.

Fine French And Continental Furniture

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