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Meissen Porcelain Figural Group

Auction:
2542B
Lot:
111
Sold for:
$2,133$1,800

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 2542B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 09, 2011 10:00AM

Description:

Meissen Porcelain Figural Group, Germany, 19th century, gilded and polychrome enamel decorated depiction of Europa seated upon a bull and flanked by attendants, molded flowers adorning the bull and in a basket on the oval mound base, crossed swords mark, ht. 8 1/4 in.
Estimate $400-600

Europa restored through at neck; numerous chips and losses to flower petals; end of bull's tail missing; first quality mark.

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Meissen Porcelain Figural Group, Germany, Meissen, Meissen porcelain, Porcelain

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