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Meissen Porcelain Nodding Pagoda Figure

Auction:
3000B
Lot:
494
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

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Auction:
European Furniture & Decorative Arts - 3000B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
April 07, 2017 10:00AM

Description:

Meissen Porcelain Nodding Pagoda Figure, Germany, 19th/early 20th century, polychrome decoration with gilding, male figure with nodding head, tongue, and hands, seated cross-legged, blue crossed swords mark to underside and incised "93" and "65," ht. 8 in.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

1/4" shallow chip to collar; no other evidence of any cracks chips or restorations throughout.


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, Crossed swords, Glass, Meissen, Meissen porcelain, Polychrome, Porcelain, Visual arts, Volkseigene Betriebe

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