London, South Kensington
24 February 2009
A PAIR OF MEISSEN FIGURAL CANDLESTICKS
LATE 19TH CENTURY, BLUE CROSSED SWORDS MARKS, ONE WITH PRESSNUMMER, ONE IMPRESSED J182., THE OTHER INCISED J183.
Each modelled with either a boy or girl reading from or writing in a book and seated beside a palm tree, the upper leaves forming the drip-pan, on circular base moulded with panels of pink and turquoise entwined ribbons
8¾ in. (21.2 cm.) high (2)
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