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    Sale 5154

    British & Continental Ceramics & Glass

    5 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 620

    A MEISSEN ALLEGORICAL FIGURE

    CIRCA 1900, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, INCISED 1453, PRESSNUMMER 126

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    A MEISSEN ALLEGORICAL FIGURE
    CIRCA 1900, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK, INCISED 1453, PRESSNUMMER 126
    Emblematic of Europe for the set of the Four Continents, modelled as a lady standing holding a sceptre, wearing a flowing fur-lined purple cape, cuirass and robes with a yellow-ground drape reserved with indianische Blumen, on a square base
    9¼ in. (23.5 cm.) high


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