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Dr. Wall Worcester Hop Trellis Pattern Heart Shaped Dish, England, circa 1760
Located in Katonah, NY
This 18th century heart-shaped dish was made in the Dr. Wall, First Period of Worcester Porcelain. It would be a wonderful dish to place by the front door of any home. Its lively bea...
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English George III Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Porcelain

Chinese Spotted Deer Painting Fragment, Dated 1751
Located in Chicago, IL
Also known as spirit screens, small Chinese table screens such as this were often used to block drafts and other intrusions in a scholar's workspace. Like every aspect of a scholar's...
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Chinese Qing Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Paper, Pearwood

Large 18th Century Italian Carved Wood Bust
Located in Kilmarnock, VA
An exceptional mid-18th century life-sized Italian carved wooden bust of a beautiful young woman with traces of original paint.
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Italian Baroque Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Wood

Candleholders Italian Tall Rococo Period 18th Century, Italy
Located in New York, NY
A pair of candleholders made during the Rococo period in Italy. Decorated with carvings and hand painted in silvery gold color and light coral red.  
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Italian Rococo Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

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Wood

18th Century Ayutthaya Thai Bronze Buddha Bookends
Located in Dallas, TX
Extremely decorative; these authentic 18th century or earlier Ayutthaya period Thai bronze Buddhas were fashioned into bookends due to their losses of appendages and legs. Very detai...
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Thai Edo Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Bronze

Portugese Faience Hen Tureen, Rato Factory, circa 1765
Located in New York, NY
Portugese Faience Hen Tureen, Rato Factory, circa 1765.
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Portuguese Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

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Faience

Pair of Small Blue and White Dutch Delft Vases Made, 18th Century circa 1760
By De Drie Vergulde Astonnekens
Located in Katonah, NY
This pair of blue and white Dutch Delft vases was hand-painted in cobalt blue. The exquisite blue decoration features an all-around scene in the "Thousand Flowers" style of the 18th ...
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Dutch Rococo Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

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Delft

Pair Tortoiseshell Ware Called Whieldon Ware England Mid-18th Century Circa 1765
By Thomas Whieldon Pottery
Located in Katonah, NY
This pair of antique creamware dishes each have exquisite tortoiseshell decoration. Though these dishes were made in mid-18th century England, circa 1765, they look strikingly modern...
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English Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Earthenware, Creamware

Small Alp Box
Located in Meyrin, CH
Small Swiss alp box dated 1749.
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Swiss Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Wood

A Very Good 18th Century Copper Wine Cistern Wine Cooler, Netherlands Circa 1750
Located in Ottawa, Ontario
The large bellied oval copper body having a rope-twist edge and fitted with rivet-mounted cast brass humanistic masks & brass handles, raised overall upon a conforming stepped base a...
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Dutch Baroque Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Brass, Copper

Baluster Vase, Kakiemon Decoration, Bow Porcelain Factory, circa 1748
Located in Melbourne, AU
An early example of bow’s output, with a smooth, silky glaze. Painted after the Kakiemon with a phoenix, butterfly and various plants after the Japanese; with reserved panels featuri...
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English Japonisme Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Porcelain

18th Century Italian Louis XV Breguet Clock Signed Walnut Gilt Bronze, 1740s
Located in Roma, RM
Magnificent 18th century clock, City of Rome, signed on the mechanism, Niccola Amonier Roma, incredible workmanship. Walnut with rich applications of chiselled and gilded bronze. Ne...
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Italian Louis XV Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Bronze

18th Century Spanish Carved Giltwood and Polychrome Statue of Madonna and Child
Located in Dallas, TX
This antique religious figure was carved in Spain, circa 1760. The large alluring polychrome and gilt sculpture in high relief, depicts the Virgin Mary standing and carrying little J...
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Spanish Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Giltwood

Large and Rare French Faience Chinoiserie Covered Temple Jar, Nevers, circa 1740
Located in New York, NY
with underglaze blue and red decoration.
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French Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Faience

Derby Porcelain Figure of Recumbent Ram, Georgian 1759-1769
Located in London, GB
This is a stunning Derby porcelain figure of a recumbent ram made between 1759 and 1769, which was the Georgian era. The figure is one half of a set; originally it had a female compa...
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English Rococo Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Porcelain

18th Century Chinese Bronze Vessel with Tripod Feet
Located in Chicago, IL
This 18th century bronze vessel with tripod feet was crafted by hand in a traditional Chinese shape known as "ding," that dates back to 1600 BC. Tripod bowls were originally used for...
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Chinese Qing Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Bronze

Burmese Arakan Lacquered and Gilt Bronze Healing Buddha, 18th Century
Located in Austin, TX
An unusual 18th century Burmese Arakan style red lacquered and richly gilt cast bronze figure of the Crowned Medicine Buddha, commonly referred to as Bhaishajyaguru. The Supreme Hea...
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Burmese Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Bronze

Pair of Fire Gilt Louis Quinze Candelabras, France Mid-18th Century
Located in Greding, DE
Pair of fire gilded candlesticks with balustered shafts with rocaille decor and removable leaf-shaped top with two spouts each.
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French Louis XV Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Bronze

18th Century English Treen Yew Wood Mortar and Pestle
Located in Stamford, CT
18th century English treen mortar and pestle hand turned and carved from yew wood with the rich and warm patina that only comes with age and use. From a New York City private collect...
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English Georgian Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Yew

Table Clock "CHARLES BALTAZAR / A PARIS" 1760, 18th Century
Located in Madrid, ES
Table clock French, circa 1760. Box in ebonized wood, with appliqués in gilded bronze, decorated with flowers and plant motifs. Enameled dial with Roman and Arabic numerals marked...
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French Rococo Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Wood

German 18th Century Silver And Hardwood Snuff Box
Located in Copenhagen, K
Wonderful carved German or Austrian snuff box hunting motive and silver mounting. Carved to fit "hand in glove." Provenance: Exhibited at the Dome Museum in Salzburg, Cat. no.: 76.
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German Baroque Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Silver

Louis XV Gold & Lacquer Snuff Box
Located in New York, NY
Louis XV gold & lacquer snuff box Circa Paris, France 1760/1761 With the Charge and Decharge Marks of Eloy Brichard 1756 - 1762 Circular Gold-lined box of gold-colored lacquer wit...
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French Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Gold

18th Century French Porcelain Blush Pot ‘Pot à Fard’ by Mennecy
Located in Katonah, NY
Provenance: The Estate of John F. Ball, Greenwich, CT This pot is particularly appealing because the painting of the flowers is so robust. Envisioning it in a woman's toilette seems...
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French Rococo Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Porcelain

Sculpture of Bacchus
Located in London, GB
White marble.
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Italian Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Marble

Sino-Tibetan Gilt Bronze Figure of Yama Dharmaraja
Located in Austin, TX
Yama Dharmaraja (lit. Lord of Death, King of the Law), the pot bellied, buffalo headed deity, is depicted in a powerful stance atop his vehicle, the buffalo, who rests on a prostrate...
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Tibetan Tibetan Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Metal

Shan Burmese Lacquered and Gilt Wood Buddha, Ava Period, 18th Century
Located in Austin, TX
A rare and exquisite 18th century Ava period Shan Burmese figure of the Buddha. Carved from a single block of wood, lacquered and gilt, the immensely serene figure is portrayed seat...
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Burmese Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Teak

Small Dusty Grey Ceramic Pot
Located in Dallas, TX
Measures: 10" x 10" grey ceramic pot. All pots differ slightly in color, pattern and size.
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European Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Terracotta

Antique George III Sterling Silver Sweetmeat Basket
By John Henry Vere & William Lutwyche
Located in Jesmond, Newcastle Upon Tyne
An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Georgian English sterling silver sweetmeat basket; an addition to our ornamental silverware collection. This exceptional antique George...
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English George III Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Silver, Sterling Silver

Gothic Revival Bronze Church Sanctuary Lamp Candle Chandelier Spain 18th Century
Located in Frankfurt am Main, DE
A Gothic Revival style bronze and parcel-brass church candle chandelier / hanging sanctuary lamp, Spain, mid-18th century, probably from a family with a private chapel. Crown shape b...
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Spanish Gothic Revival Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Brass, Bronze

Pair of French Louis XIV Bronze Candlesticks
Located in Port Chester, NY
An early pair of French Louis XIV bronze candlesticks of bell metal.
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French Louis XIV Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Bronze

Antique Pair of Brass Candlesticks, Georgian
Located in Oxfordshire, GB
A very nice pair of Georgian brass candlesticks. The bases are square with cut corners and the sticks are of seamed construction.
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British Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Brass

Chelsea Model of a Dovecote as a Perfume Burner, circa 1758
Located in New York, NY
Iron red/brown anchor Mark. in the form of a machicolated circular brickwork tower, with a pierced and stepped top around which perch pigeons and squabs, the top surmounted with thr...
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English Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Porcelain

18th Century English Treen Yew Wood Lidded Jar
Located in Stamford, CT
Lovely 18th century Georgian lidded jar or condiment pot hand carved and turned from a beautiful piece of yew wood. Rich and warm patina from age and use. From a New York City privat...
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English Georgian Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Yew

18th Century Blue and White Chinese Porcelain Tureen and Cover
Located in Brea, CA
18th century 36cm blue and white Chinese porcelain tureen cover, with rock form scrolling handle to lid and lotus pods to the base, decorated with scenes of buildings in formal garde...
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Chinese Qing Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Porcelain

Antique Meissen Lidded Bowl in Hand-Painted Porcelain, Museum Quality
Located in Copenhagen, Denmark
Antique Meissen lidded bowl in hand-painted porcelain. Purple flowers and gold decoration. Museum quality, ca. 1740. Measures: 11.7 x 11 cm. In excellent condition. Stamped. 1st ...
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German Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Porcelain

18th Century Louis XV Gilt-Bronze Mounted Tulipwood Regulator Longcase Clock
Located in London, GB
An 18th century regulator long case clock the hood surmounted by an armillary sphere and with foliate spandrels, the panelled plinth with Hercules mask, the nine-and-a-half inch dial...
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French Louis XV Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Bronze, Ormolu

18th Century Copper and Forged Iron Big Bucket
Located in Haddonfield, NJ
An 18th century copper and forged iron big bucket. All hand hammered with handmade copper rivets and hand forged iron handle. Most probably used for bringing and keeping wood by the ...
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Belgian Baroque Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Copper, Iron

Georgian Single Handed Longcase Clock by John Baker, Sevenoaks
Located in Norwich, GB
Oak longcase clock by John Baker of Sevenoaks. Slim oak case standing on a raised plinth with long trunk door and a rich patina and original brass escutcheon. The pull forward hoo...
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English Georgian Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Oak

Antique George II Period Walnut Veneered Tea Caddy
Located in London, GB
A good George II period oyster walnut veneered tea caddy, crossbanded throughout with re-entrant corners, retaining original handles and key escutcheon.
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English George II Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Walnut

18th Century French Louis XIV Mirror
Located in New York, NY
18th century French Louis carved and gilt mirror frame with inlaid mirror panels. Carved flower corner ornaments.
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French Louis XIV Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Giltwood

18th Century French Saint Cloud Porcelain Pots in the Form of Artichokes
Located in Fort Lauderdale, FL
A near pair of soft-paste porcelain pots de crème, made by the French porcelain factory Saint-Cloud circa 1730-1740. Saint-Cloud’s pure white porcelain valued the quality and beau...
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French Rococo Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Porcelain

Spanish 18th Century Primitive Trough
Located in Atlanta, GA
A very handsome primitive trough from the Catalan region of Spain. The trough is beautifully carved from a large solid block of wood. Serves wonderfully as a planter or a center piec...
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Spanish Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Wood

Louis XV Bracket Clock Boulle by Fortin Paris, French, 1747
Located in London, GB
A stunning gilded bronze bracket clock, reputed to originally have come from the private collection of Sophia Loren. The movement signed Fortin Paris This clock unlike so many othe...
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French Louis XV Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Ormolu

18th C Meissen Ormolu Mounted Swan with Harness, Modeled by J.J. Kandler
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
18th C Meissen Ormolu Mounted swan with harness, Modeled by J.J. Kandler A fine example, beautifully executed and painted, the swan with outstretched wings, fitted with a puce harne...
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German Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Ormolu

18th Century Spanish Giltwood Fragment
Located in Atlanta, GA
A very beautiful larger scale 18th century fragment in stunning polychromed wood from the Barcelona region. Wonderful simply as an object, or stunning converted into a lamp.
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Spanish Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Wood

Dutch 18th Century Walnut Longcase or Grandfather Clock by Anthony Auwers
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Magnificent and rare Dutch longcase or grandfather clock. This is a so called Amsterdams Staand Horloge. Signed: Anthony Auwers 's Hertogen Bosch but made in Amsterdam. Striking D...
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Dutch Louis XV Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Brass

Porcelain Pug Dog on a Gilt Bronze Rococo Base after a Model by Johann Kaendler
By J.J. Kaendler
Located in Vancouver, British Columbia
A fine Meissen pug dog after an 18th century model by Kaendler, on a gilt bronze rococo style base. This porcelain is likely one part of a set of two pugs, the female and the male. T...
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German Louis XV Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Bronze

Pair of Ebenezer Coker George III Cast Silver Candlesticks, 1768
Located in London, GB
A fine pair by Ebenezer Coker, London 1768 Enhanced by knopped baluster stems with square shell corners, spool shaped capitals with detachable drip pans, the whole on shaped square ...
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European Georgian Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Sterling Silver

George III Rococco Pressed Tortoiseshell, Ormolu, Bilston/Battersea Snuff Box
Located in London, GB
An extremely rare antique English George III Rococo pressed tortoiseshell, ormolu and Battersea enamel snuff box. This beautiful oblong box is in pristine condition and has been well...
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English Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Enamel, Ormolu

George III Mahogany Bell Top Bracket Clock With Verge Escapement by H.Thomas
By Henry Thomas
Located in Norwich, GB
George III bracket clock by H.Thomas, London Mahogany bell top case surmounted with hinged carrying handle and four brass ball finials standing on a raised plinth and resting on f...
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British George III Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Mahogany

Pair of English Porcelain Claret Ground Vases, Chelsea, circa 1760
Located in New York, NY
Each finely painted on the front and reverse with Teniers-style peasants at various pursuits reserved within a shaped panel and elaborate tooled gilt border, and affixed on either si...
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English Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Porcelain

Antique 1733 George II Sterling Silver Toilet Boxes
Located in Jesmond, Newcastle Upon Tyne
A magnificent, fine and impressive pair of antique George II English sterling silver toilet boxes; an addition to our Georgian silverware collection. These magnificent antique Geo...
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English George III Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Sterling Silver

Important Pair of Meissen Porcelain Filigree Vases with Raised Flowers
Located in New York, NY
A Highly Important pair of Museum Quality Louis XV Period 18th century Meissen Porcelain filigree openwork vases with a medially of flowers and vined leaves. This is truly an excepti...
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German Louis XV Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Porcelain

Louis XV Tortoiseshell Boulle Clock with Bracket
Located in Norwich, GB
Louis XV tortoiseshell boulle clock Impressive early tortoiseshell Boulle clock resting on its original bracket, profusely inlaid with scrolling brass inlay and mounted with fine q...
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British Louis XV Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Tortoise Shell

Blue and White Dutch Delft Dish Made, Circa 1760
Located in Katonah, NY
Why we love it: The cobalt blue is exquisite! Provenance: An identical dish is in the collection of the Philadelphia Museum of Art. For an image of this identical plate and a discus...
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Dutch Rococo Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Delft

French 18th Century Silver “Rafraîchissoir” or “Verrière”, circa 1750-1760
Located in Montreal, Quebec
French 18th century silver “Rafraîchissoir” or “Verrière”, circa 1750-1760 Dimensions: 12.75" W x 8" D x 4" H.
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French Louis XV Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Silver

Pair of Louis XV Ormolu and Patinated Bronze Figural Paper Weights
Located in Boston, MA
Each paper weight (or presse-papier) modeled as a putto and a young girl, raised on a serpentine ormolu base. Provenance: Ader Picard Tajan, acquired by Mrs. Richardson, New York, a...
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French Louis XV Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Bronze

Meissen the Lucky Parents Model E 81 Michel Victor Acier Rococo made c. 1773
Located in Vienna, AT
Meissen gorgeous figurine group: The Lucky Parents, created by Michel Victor Acier (c. 1770-72) Manufactory: Meissen Hallmarked: Blue Meissen Sword Mark (bottom not glazed) First qu...
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German Rococo Antique Mid-18th Century Decorative Objects

Materials

Porcelain

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