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Meissen Porcelain Figure of a Gentleman

Auction:
2850B
Lot:
819
Sold for:
$461$375

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2850B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 10, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Meissen Porcelain Figure of a Gentleman, Germany, late 19th century, wearing a red waistcoat and carrying his tricorner hat, incised "550," impressed "144," crossed swords mark in blue, ht. 8 1/2 in.
Estimate $500-700

Hand restored, front flaps of coat restored


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Germany, Blue, Meissen, Meissen porcelain, Porcelain, Volkseigene Betriebe, Waistcoat

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