07-10-2010 07-10-2010
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2513 Boston
July 10, 2010 10:00AMCalender
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Meissen Porcelain Persian Style Clock Case and Stand

$9,480$8,000
Auction: European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2513 Location: Boston Date / Time: July 10, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Meissen Porcelain Persian Style Clock Case and Stand, Germany, c. 1885, probably decorated by Albert Georg Eras, the cobalt ground enameled and gilded with flowers and scrolled foliage, the octagonal shape set on four bun feet, the sloping top set with a two handled urn, underglaze scrolled swords mark and incised number 815, overall ht. 18 7/8 in.
Estimate $7,000-9,000

First quality marks. Clock ht. 16 1/4 in.; stand ht. 2 3/4 in.
Slight chip to socle of urn finial.
Stand with two edge chips and a crescent shaped glaze hairline near one corner.

Keywords

Germany, Albert Georg Eras