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544

THE PROPERTY OF AN IMPORTANT PRIVATE NORTH GERMAN COLLECTION

A Meissen tureen and cover, circa 1740
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 2,250 GBP
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544

THE PROPERTY OF AN IMPORTANT PRIVATE NORTH GERMAN COLLECTION

A Meissen tureen and cover, circa 1740
Estimate
2,0003,000
LOT SOLD. 2,250 GBP
JUMP TO LOT

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A Meissen tureen and cover, circa 1740
of oval lobed form, applied with two double-scroll handles with ram's head terminals, painted with branches of large flowering chrysanthemum, crossed swords mark in underglaze-blue,
Quantity: 2
33cm., 13in. wide
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Catalogue Note

Kändler's Taxa or work record for August 1733 includes '1 gr.ovale Terrine mit Zierrathen versehen, anstatt der Henkel befinden sich 2 Bocksköpfe mit allerhand Zierrathen, oben auf der Decke ist Knopf mit durchbrochenen Zierrathen', [1 large oval tureen decorated with ornament, instead of the handles there are two goat heads with all manner of ornament, on the cover the knop had pierced ornament].  

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