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Lot 6: GERMAN CARVED FRUITWOOD FIGURE OF A SAINT 18TH CENTURY 44cm highPlatinum House
October 4, 2012
Edinburgh, United KingdomLive Auction
GERMAN CARVED FRUITWOOD FIGURE OF A SAINT
the standing figure of a bearded old man wearing a hooded cloak with one arm raised to his chest holding a plaque inscribed 'Charitas', on a square plinth base
- Left side of the cloak has been broken and repaired
- Left hand lacking
- Further fragmented timbers in places including a finger
- Signs of age
- Age splints
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