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Finely painted, sculpted, German porcelain match holder. The cat is fun and imaginative with its basket that will hold matches. Useful and decorative.; White porcelain molded figure of a walking cat that sports a top hat, tails, and walking stick. The cat is exquisitely painted by hand. The eyes are so fine and delicate, as are the whiskers, nose and mouth. He carries a basket on his back that will hold matches. The foot ring is unglazed but the base is. There is a hole in the base for drainage of slip and for possibly firing.; There are no marks or labels.; MEASUREMENTS
6 ¼” (15.9 cm) tall x 3” (7.6 cm) deep x 2 ½” (6.4 cm) wide. Weighs 8.6 oz (245 g); CONDITION
There are no cracks, chips, or breaks. There are a couple of black spots inside the basket that are kiln flaws.; A fantastical, humorous, whimsical figurine of a gentleman cat. The German porcelains are unique and exquisitely made.

Reserve: $167.20
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    Antique German porcelain figure of gentleman cat match

    Estimate $200 - $250Nov 20, 2018
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    Ships from verified Jasper52 seller #69661 in Washington
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