Decorative Arts & Silver Online Auction

December 08, 2016

LOT 489

Lot 489

Meissen Blue Onion Pattern Service, late 19th/early 20th century

Meissen Blue Onion Pattern Service, late 19th/early 20th century
Lot 489 Details
Meissen Blue Onion Pattern Service, late 19th/early 20th century

comprising one hundred and twenty-nine pieces: 12 dinner plates, 9 large soup plates, 8 smaller soup plates, 6 luncheon plates, 18 salad/dessert plates, 4 side plates, 10 coffee cups, 10 saucers, 6 tea cups, 5 saucers, 7 knife rests, 6 napkin rings, 2 sauce boats, covered sauce boat (fixed stand), oval platter, square serving dish, two-handled basket, 5 covered tureens, tureen stand, covered condiment pot, 12 various small shaped dishes and bowls, teapot, coffee pot, milk jug
impressed numerals, painted crossed swords marks in underglaze blue

Estimate $1,000-$2,000

Realised: $2,880
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


some minor condition noted

LOT 489

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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