4 July 2000
A CARVED WOOD GROUP OF SAINT MICHAEL
GERMAN, EARLY 17TH CENTURY
On an elaborately carved triangular wood base; the underside with a collection label 'MARIA BAER/COLLECTION'.
Plug to reverse; the lance a replacement; very minor cracks and repairs.
63/8 in. (16.3 cm.) high
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