Two Meissen-style porcelain lions

Late 19th/early 20th Century
Each with spurious mark to base
Comprising a recumbent lion and lioness with gaping mouths, 2 pieces
Larger: 7" H x 12.5" W x 5" D; Smaller: 7.5" H x 13" W x 5.5" D

  • Condition: Each overall good condition with shelf wear and light scratches commensurate with age. Issues and repairs include, but are not limited to: lion with loss to one tooth, surface imperfections to the side, nicked abrasion to one paw, and adhesive felt pad and residue to underside; lioness with surface imperfections to the side and imperfections to the glaze on the verso.

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April 28, 2021 12:00 PM PDT
Monrovia, CA, US

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