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Lot 63428
A Meissen Polychromed and Gilt Porcelain Figural Pair, modeled by Johann Christian Hirt, Meissen, Germany, late 19th century
Marks: (crossed swords in underglaze blue, one slash), 53, 121, N. 161
12 x 5-1/2 x 4-1/2 inches (30.5 x 1.3 x 11.4 cm)


The figurine depicting a classically draped, semi-nude female figure with laurel wreath, gilt necklace, arm band, and belt, and book, beside a standing youth with gilt lyre, all atop a round, naturalistic base with gilt trim.

Alternate Artist Spellings: "Meissen porcelain factory", "Meissen Porcelain Manufactory"


Chips to laurel wreath, evidence of repair to right hand, and chipping pale yellow paint to right hand and arm.

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63428: A Meissen Polychromed and Gilt Porcelain Figural

Estimate $800 - $1,200Sep 22, 2018