Antique Chinese & Japanese PorcelainEuropean
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Antique Chinese & Japanese PorcelainEuropean Ceramics & Works
Meissen hexagonal tea caddy and cover, circa 1723-24, of baluster form, each panel painted in the Höroldt manner with chinoiserie scenes of figures engaged in various pursuits to do with tea-making, with flying insects, the dividing ribs with heavy gilding, the cover with gilt lace decoration, the base with gilder’s mark ‘42’; SOLD
Height: 4 in. (10.2 cm.)
For a similarly shaped example see the Victoria and Albert Museum, Accession No. C.55&A-1909.
Guest & Gray
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