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A Meissen gilt-metal mounted baluster vase, circa 1745-50, the mounts later

A Meissen gilt-metal mounted baluster vase, circa 1745-50, the mounts later

A Meissen gilt-metal mounted baluster vase, circa 1745-50, the mounts later

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A Meissen gilt-metal mounted baluster vase, circa 1745-50, the mounts later


the vase painted with vignettes of figures after Watteau within moulded quatrefoil cartouches on a ground applied with densely packed bloom flowerheads, supported on a base pierced and cast with scrolls, the rim applied with foliage and suspending ribbon bows, the mounts with a spurious c poincon mark

35.5cm. high

The porcelain is generally in good order, unexamined below mounts. Some traces of cement and plaster to the lower part where the mounts are attached.



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Sotheby's Scientific Research department used noninvasive XRF for this lot to screen the green enamel for chromium, which was not detected.