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    Sale 5323

    British Ceramics & Glass 1630-1830

    14 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 28

    A CHELSEA FIGURE OF HERCULES

    CIRCA 1765, GOLD ANCHOR MARK TO BACK OF TREE-STUMP

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A CHELSEA FIGURE OF HERCULES
    CIRCA 1765, GOLD ANCHOR MARK TO BACK OF TREE-STUMP
    Modelled standing, wearing the pelt of the Nemean lion, holding his club and the golden apples of Hesperides, the mound base applied with flowers
    5 in. (12.7 cm.) high


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