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Group of Meisen vases, c 1820.

Group of Meisen vases, c 1820.
3 1 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 23cm


The centre vase depicts the town of Konigstein in Germany. The vases are from the Luke Howard Collection. Howard (1772-1864) was a London chemist and a pioneer in meteorology, who in 1820 published the important 'Climate of London' containing the currently used clasification of clouds.

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