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    Sale 5365

    Christie's Interiors

    9 September 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 422

    A MEISSEN PORCELAIN FIGURE OF A PAWN FROM A CHESS-SET

    CIRCA 1750

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A MEISSEN PORCELAIN FIGURE OF A PAWN FROM A CHESS-SET
    CIRCA 1750
    Modelled as a warrior in plumed helmet, black breastplate, purple cloak, yellow and blue skirt and iron-red sandals, holding a circular moulded shield
    3 1/8 in. (8 cm.) high


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    Pre-Lot Text

    PROPERTY FROM THE ESTATE OF AXEL GUTTMANN, SOLD BY ORDER OF THE EXECUTORS


    Post Lot Text

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