Germany, MEISSEN. Porcelain salt cellar


Germany, MEISSEN

Porcelain salt cellar comprising two facing shells in which a lady farmer is seated holding a goose in her lap. Ensemble atop Rococo style plinth. Polychrome decoration comprising large bouquet flowers and insects inside shell’s ground. Striped and flower fabric for lady farmer. Pink and green combwork on plinth. Gilt threading on head dress, shells and Rococo styling, marked in blue.

Early 20th Century

Height: 16,5 cm (6-1/2 in.) - Length: 25 cm (9-3/4 in.).

Re-glued and repaired head. Repair on goose and right hand.

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  • Item(s) quantity:  1
  • Expertissim Reference: 2012110877