Huge 18 Inch Meissen Blanc De Chine Flower Fruit Sellers Figures - C 1800 For Sale
Huge 18 inch Meissen Blanc De Chine Flower Fruit Sellers Figures - C 1800
18 Inch Meissen Blanc De Chine 'Flower Sellers' Figures - Marcolini Period C 1800
Size: 18.25 and 18 inches Tall respectively. With a combined weight of just over 7.5 Kilos!
Condition:The gentleman is in good overall condition but has lost the end of two of his fingers (picture 10), carries a small chip to the back of one of his cuffs and a couple of petal chips to the base. His good lady has not faired quite as well - loosing one of her arms half way down and a hand which would have held the flower basket (also missing). She also has a chip on the rim of her hat and a small graze to one of her feet.
Marks: Both figures have Meissen crossed sword marks to their bases (Marcolini period), dating them to between 1780 and 1820, with numbers and letters also impressed.
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Large and Impressive- Rare Survivors!
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Huge 18 Inch Meissen Blanc De Chine Flower Fruit Sellers Figures - C 1800: $281