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737. Antique Set German Dresden Meissen Cabinet Plates Still Life Flowers Pair
An Exceptionally Rare Set of two German Meissen Floral Themed Porcelain Cabinet Plates of circular outline, last quarter of the Nineteenth Century.
Each central reserve exquisitely hand painted scattered views of decorative still life of Summer Flowers and Old Roses on an off-white ground.
The wide raised gilt shaped edge basket weave molded borders similarly hand decorated.
Condition: Exceptional condition for such early pieces, with no losses or evidence of wear to gilding. Crossed swords marks in underglaze blue, impressed numerals on each verso.
Diameter: (an impressive) 9.5” (24cm).
Location: Dublin City, Ireland.
Affordable fixed charge Worldwide Store to door shipping.
Provenance: From the Collection of Kenneth Neame. Mount Street, Mayfair, offered by Sotheby's London.