A Meissen teapot and cover, circa 1740

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A Meissen teapot and cover, circa 1740

£1,100.00

Description

A Meissen teapot and cover, circa 1740, decorated with rural scenes of strolling and reclining figures in a European landscape within Laub-und-Bandelwerk borders, the cartouches interspersed with insects and sprays of flowers, with scroll-moulded gilded J-handle and curved animal-head gilded spout, the lid similarly decorated with rural scenes within concentric iron red bands; underglaze blue crossed swords to the base, gilders mark ‘D’ on teapot and lid, height 3 ½ in. (9cm.), width from top of handle to spout: 7 1/16in. (18cm.); condition: chip to lid

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item details
Material and Technique Enamelled and gilded porcelain
Origin German
Period 18th Century
Condition Other
Dimensions Width: 18cm.

Product REF: W78