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    Sale 5153

    British & Continental Ceramics & Glass

    30 October 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1022

    A COMPOSITE SET OF ELEVEN ROYAL COPENHAGEN FIGURES FROM A SET OF FIGURES OF CHILDREN OF DENMARK

    1953 TO 1964, UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND GREEN CROWN MARKS, INCISED AND PAINTED NUMERALS, TITLED TO THE UNDERSIDES

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    A COMPOSITE SET OF ELEVEN ROYAL COPENHAGEN FIGURES FROM A SET OF FIGURES OF CHILDREN OF DENMARK
    1953 TO 1964, UNDERGLAZE BLUE AND GREEN CROWN MARKS, INCISED AND PAINTED NUMERALS, TITLED TO THE UNDERSIDES
    Comprising: a girl and two boy figures of Gronland, a boy and a girl figure of Amagir, a girl figure of Slesvig, a girl figure of Fyen, a girl figure of Fano, a girl figure of Faro, a girl figure of Sjalland, and a girl figure of Yylland
    The tallest 5½ in. (14 cm.) high (11)


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    This series was designed by Carl Martin Hansen and was originally a gift from the women of Denmark to King Christian X and to Queen Alexandrine on their Silver Wedding Anniversary in 1923.

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