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    Sale 12039

    Interiors

    17 August 2016, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 179 A

    A MEISSEN FIGURE OF AUGUSTUS III

    CIRCA 1740-50, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK TO BACK OF BASE, PURPLE K.H.C. MARK. FOR KÖNIGLICHE HOF CONDITOREI

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    Estimate

    A MEISSEN FIGURE OF AUGUSTUS III
    CIRCA 1740-50, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK TO BACK OF BASE, PURPLE K.H.C. MARK. FOR KÖNIGLICHE HOF CONDITOREI
    Modelled standing, dressed as a Roman emperor, wearing a laurel wreath and ermine-lined cloak
    7 1/8 in. (28.2 cm.) high


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    Provenance

    Anonymous sale; Christie's, Amsterdam, 30 October 2001, lot 363.