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Five Meissen Porcelain Plates with Floral and Bird Scenes

Auction:
2850B
Lot:
601
Sold for:
$246$200

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2850B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 10, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Five Meissen Porcelain Plates with Floral and Bird Scenes, 19th/20th century, two with white ground with centralized bright floral sprays with reticulated gilt rims; two with white ground with scenes of fowl and floral garland rims with green cartouches; one white with centralized bird, grapes, and flowers, cobalt rim and gilt banding, all bearing crossed swords marks, dia. 9 1/2 to 10 1/4 in.
Estimate $400-600

One reticulated plate has two areas of hairline cracks. All plates have areas of gilding rubbing/loss of gilding and surface wear as expected with age and use.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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