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 £2m collection of Meissen porcelain that was seized by the Nazis before it was discovered by the Allied 'Monuments Men' at the end of the war is coming up for sale.<br />
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The stunning hoard of Dresden antiques was acquired by industrialist Dr Franz Oppenheimer and his wife Margarethe during the 1920s and 30s'.<br />
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The Jewish couple fled their home in Berlin as the Nazis began persecuting Jewish people in Germany.<br />
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They emigrated to the US but not before they sold off their fabulous figurines and ornaments for bargain prices to stop them falling into the hands of the Nazi