Lot 585

Teapot
Meissen 1735
Baluster-shaped, tapered downwards in four sections, with curved spout and J-shaped handle. Short muzzle neck with domed lid resting on it with a ball knob. Lemon yellow background with gold rims and four-pass gold cartridges. Reserves colourfully painted with scenes of merchant ships and passenger decks. Porcelain, on the bottom blue sword mark, turner's mark for Andreas Schiefer. Painting by Christian Friedrich Herold. Cf. R. Rückert 1966, plate 95, no. 376.h=13.4 cm