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Lot 0063
Three Porcelain Figures Representing "The Continents"

third quarter 19th century, probably Samson, one figure with a lion representing Africa, one with a camel representing Asia, and one with a horse representing Europe, unmarked.
h. 10-3/4", w. 6-1/4", d. 3-1/2"


In overall good condition. The African figure with scattered tiny losses to fruit in cornucopia, flowers in hair, and ground. Touch-up to gilt sprigs on gown. Asian figure has one ear on the camel reattached and a missing foot on the fruit scroll. The left forearm and hand have been restored; minor loss to turban. Europe has restoration to proper right hand, losses to points on crown, restoration to left front leg of horse and minor loss to rear yellow sash.

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Three Porcelain Figures of "The Continents"

Estimate $800 - $1,200Jul 28, 2018