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    Sale 2172

    Important European Furniture, Works of Art, Ceramics, Tapestries and Oriental Carpets

    9 June 2009, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 133

    A PAIR OF CARVED SILVER GILT (MECCA) FIGURES DRESSED IN CARNIVAL COSTUMES

    BY F. SCHNORR AND I. M. DATZRATH, NORTH ITALIAN OR SOUTH GERMAN, 18TH CENTURY

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    A PAIR OF CARVED SILVER GILT (MECCA) FIGURES DRESSED IN CARNIVAL COSTUMES
    BY F. SCHNORR AND I. M. DATZRATH, NORTH ITALIAN OR SOUTH GERMAN, 18TH CENTURY
    Each in costumes decorated with fanciful figures and beasts, inscribed in red paint '20.97.5' and '20.97.4' each signed to base, each on a later plinth base
    17½ in. (44.5 cm.) and 17¾ in. (45 cm.) high overall (2)


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