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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"

Condition

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.

Starting Bid

$650.00

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  • 25%

Three Porcelain Figures of "The Continents"

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Estimate $800 - $1,200
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