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    Sale 5374

    Christie's Interiors

    16 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 396

    A PAIR OF MEISSEN MALABAR FIGURES

    CIRCA 1880, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS AND INCISED MARKS

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF MEISSEN MALABAR FIGURES
    CIRCA 1880, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS AND INCISED MARKS
    The moustachioed man wearing a conical straw hat and fur-lined sleeveless coat gilt with flowers, resting on a shield, a sword at his side, his companion similarly dressed, turned to her right, carrying a basket of flowers
    The man 14½ in. (36.8 cm.) high (2)


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