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    Sale 5898

    Christie's Interiors

    6 January 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 295

    TWO MEISSEN FIGURES

    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, PRESSNUMMERN, INCISED NUMERALS

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    TWO MEISSEN FIGURES
    LATE 19TH/20TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, PRESSNUMMERN, INCISED NUMERALS
    ONE MODELLED AS A VINTNER, STANDING HOLDING A BUNCH OF GRAPES IN ONE HAND AND A HAT FILLED WITH GRAPES IN THE OTHER; THE OTHER MODELLED AS A SHEPHERD, STANDING LEANING AGAINST A COLUMN HOLDING A BIRD WITH A LOVE-LETTER TIED TO ITS NECK, EACH ON CIRCULAR BASE
    6 5/8 IN. (16.8 CM.) AND 7½ IN. (19.1 CM.) HIGH (2)


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