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Meissen Porcelain Plaque

Auction:
2566B
Lot:
1061
Sold for:
$34,365

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2566B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 14, 2011 4:00PM

Description:

Meissen Porcelain Plaque, Germany, 19th century, rectangular form polychrome enamel decorated with a depiction of Semiramis Called to Arms, underglaze blue crossed swords mark, approx. 13 x 17 1/2 in.; mounted in a giltwood frame.
Estimate $10,000-15,000

In very good condition throughout with no evidence of any cracks, chips, scratches or restorations. There is one slight blemish (slightly larger than 1/16") to the surface in the firing by the man's sash. The frame with heavy losses.

Keywords

Germany, Ceramic materials, Meissen, Meissen porcelain, Porcelain, Pottery

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