Decorative Arts and Design

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LOT 192

Lot 192

Meissen Figure of 'Spring', early 20th century

Meissen Figure of 'Spring', early 20th century
Lot 192 Details
Meissen Figure of 'Spring', early 20th century

the female figure holding a basket of flowers, a nesting hen at her feet, on a moulded scroll base
height 5.3" — 13.5 cm.
impressed numerals 143, incised 1686, painted crossed swords mar in underglaze blue

Estimate $150-$250

Realised: $300
Price Includes Buyer's Premium ?

Lot Report


Lorenz and Irene Biricz Collection, Toronto


minor losses

LOT 192

About Condition Ratings

  • 5 Stars: Excellent - No discernable damage, flaws or imperfections
  • 4 Stars: Very Good - Minor flaws or imperfections visible only under close inspection using specialised instruments or black light
  • 3 Stars: Good - Minor flaws visible upon inspection under standard lighting
  • 2 Stars: Fair - Exhibits flaws or damage that may draw the eye under standard lighting
  • 1 Star: Poor - Flaws or damage immediately apparent under standard lighting (examples: missing components, rips, broken glass, damaged surfaces, etc.)

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