Pair of Meissen Cobalt Blue Schlangenvasen


Mid 19thC neo-classical baluster form vases, the gilt gadrooned rim flanked by paired coiled serpent handles terminated with acanthus leaves above a band of VItruvian scrolls, the shoulder with braid, the lower section with a further band of gilt gadroons on a conforming socle and gilt fluted flaring foot.  Marked on the bottom with under glazed blue crossed swords.  Some wear to the gilt decoration.

Dimensions : 19 ” (48 cm) H