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    Sale 1983

    19th Century Furniture, Sculpture, Works of Art And Ceramics

    9 April 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 222

    A BERLIN (K.P.M.) FIGURE GROUP, 'GESCHICHTE & MARS'

    MID-TO-LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE SCEPTRE AND X, IRON-RED ORB AND MONOGRAM MARKS, IMPRESSED MODEL NO. 266 AND RED PAINTED .1.

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A BERLIN (K.P.M.) FIGURE GROUP, 'GESCHICHTE & MARS'
    Mid-to-late 19th century, blue sceptre and x, iron-red orb and monogram marks, impressed model no. 266 and red painted .1.
    Emblematic of military history, modeled as a standing scantily clad muse holding an open book and a herald's trumpet, supported by the god of war, Mars, seated on a lion pelt, a bow, quiver, quill and helmet at his feet, on a circular base, named on the reverse
    17¾ in. (45 cm.) high


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE COLLECTION OF DR. W.A. CRISWELL, SOLD TO BENEFIT CRISWELL COLLEGE (LOTS 222-225)*