Lot 540: A PAIR OF SILVER, ENAMEL, AND PEARL FIGURES OF MUSICIANS, PROBABLY VIENNA, EARLY 20TH CENTURY |
October 19, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Description: in enameled Renaissance costumes, blister pearl chests, arms, hats and pouches, on marble-mounted ebonized wood stands
horn player with some enamel loss to hat, pedestal not square to base and with minor losses; piper missing pearl from back of one arm, otherwise good condition
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Dimensions: height of taller 8 3/4 in.