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Lot 0280
15.5" x 12" platter with the notation "One of the very few surviving pieces of Rosenthal China made for the (German) Governor General of Poland ( Hans Franck - hung in1946 ). Platter has the Rosenthal hallmark on the back and the DAF insignia with the wording " Modell des Amtes Schonheit der arbeit ". Plate has some scull marks but there are no chips or cracks. excellent. Hans Michael Frank was a German war criminal and lawyer who worked for the Nazi Party during the 1920s and 1930s, and later became Adolf Hitler's personal lawyer. After the invasion of Poland, Frank became Nazi Germany's chief jurist in the occupied Poland "General Government" territory. During his tenure throughout World War II, he instituted a reign of terror against the civilian population and became directly involved in the mass murder of Jews. At the Nuremberg trials, he was found guilty of war crimes and crimes against humanity and was executed.

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Estimate $600 - $800Mar 24, 2018