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    A Large Meissen Porcelain Triton Figural Centerpiece, circa 1900
    Marks: (crossed swords in blue underglaze), incised 233, impressed 126, 49
    17-1/4 inches high (43.8 cm)

    The centerpiece depicting extraordinarily well-detailed Triton figure emerging from stormy sea, winged and scaled lower body coiling at end, arm held aloft, with a partial gilt and reticulated shell-form bowl above head.


    Condition Report*: Restoration to rear hand behind tail with chip to one fingertip, ceramic washer between head and bowl with chipping/losses, very small chip to left dorsal wingtip, dirt accretions, presenting very well.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2016
    24th-27th Friday-Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 3
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