5 December 2007,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 8,125
Estimate GBP 3,000 - GBP 5,000
A MEISSEN NODDING PAGODA FIGURE
PERHAPS 18TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK
Modelled as a grinning Oriental in a purple-lined gilt-edged robe with indianische Blumen, and blue shoes, seated crossed-legged, the circular aperture between his shoulders fitted with a detachable head with a lead counter-balance, his hands similarly articulated
14 in. (35.6 cm.) high
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