A £2m collection of Meissen porcelain that was seized by the Nazis is coming up for sale.

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Pictured: Archival pictures of Mannheimer Collection in situ.<br />
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A stunning collection of German porcelain that was found by the so-called Monuments Men before it could be destroyed by the Nazis has sold 76 years later for over £10m.<br />
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The hoard of Meissen antiques that was seized by the Third Reich during the Second World War was discovered in a salt mine in Austria in 1945.<br />
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It had been amassed years earlier by German-Jewish industrialist Dr Franz Oppenheimer and his wife Margarethe.