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A Meissen monkey-band figure of a songstress
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A Meissen monkey-band figure of a songstress

CIRCA 1755, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARK AT BACK AND PRESSNUMMER 5 TO BASE

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A Meissen monkey-band figure of a songstress
Circa 1755, blue crossed swords mark at back and Pressnummer 5 to base
Modelled by J.J. Kändler, in a white laced-cap tied with green ribbon, yellow dress with green bows and pink underskirt, singing from a score in her left hand and seated on a brown stool, on scroll-moulded base applied with coloured flowers and enriched with gilding (slight restoration to ribbon at back of cap, to top bow on bodice and to score, slight chip to right sleeve and back of dress)
4 7/8 in. (12.5 cm.) high
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VAT rate of 5% is payable on hammer price plus buyer's premium.
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