A Meissen hexagonal tea canister, circa 1725. Estimate £1,500 – 2,500 (€1,900 – 3,200). Photo Bonhams.
Each panel painted with a chinoiserie scene depicting figures engaged in various pursuits with insects and birds flying above them, the moulded ribs and rims gilt, with a later replacement cover, 10.3cm high overall, gilt numeral 12. (some flaking to gilding) (2)
Bonhams. THE HASSE COLLECTION OF GERMAN PORCELAIN, 8 Oct 2014 14:00 BST. LONDON, NEW BOND STREET