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Locati Auctions October 2013 Sale

by Locati Auctions

Platinum House

547 lots with images

October 21, 2013

Timed Auction

1425 E. Welsh Road

Maple Glen, PA, 19002 USA

Phone: (215) 619-2873

Email: michael@locatiauctions.com

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A Gorham Cobra Decorated Sterling Silver Matchsafe

Lot 1013001: A Gorham Cobra Decorated Sterling Silver Matchsafe

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Description: Circa 1900, marked as pictured.

Condition Report: Excellent.

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A 19th Century Continental Reticulated Porcelain Tray

Lot 1013002: A 19th Century Continental Reticulated Porcelain Tray

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Description: With a central hand-painted scene depicting a couple in 18th century garb.

Condition Report: Expected wear to the gilt decoration, otherwise excellent.

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An American Sampler Dated 1825

Lot 1013003: An American Sampler Dated 1825

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Description: Silk thread on a lined ground, signed Phebe Webster and dated for 1825.

Condition Report: Appears to be in excellent condition with expected toning, not examined out of the frame.

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An Early Baseball Team Group Photograph

Lot 1013004: An Early Baseball Team Group Photograph

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Description: From the first part of the 20th century, the central team surrounded by onlookers.

Condition Report: Loss to the lower left corner, the cardboard mounting is in poor condition as pictured, there is a strong central crease.

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E. Leitz Microscope, German

Lot 1013005: E. Leitz Microscope, German

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Description: Circa 1900, a brass microscope with original wooden case, and three lenses.

Condition Report: General surface wear, some rust, there may be missing elements. We cannot guarantee functionality.

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A Cat Form Copper Matchsafe

Lot 1013006: A Cat Form Copper Matchsafe

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Description: A good matchsafe in the form of a cat holding a rat, circa 1900, probably Austrian.

Condition Report: Excellent, expected surface wear.

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A Vienna Porcelain Lamp c. 1900

Lot 1013007: A Vienna Porcelain Lamp c. 1900

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Description: Urn form with transfer and hand-painted decoration.

Condition Report: Some wear to the decoration, otherwise good apart from lamp conversion.

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A Pair of Vienna Porcelain Lamps

Lot 1013008: A Pair of Vienna Porcelain Lamps

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Description: A pair of late 19th century Vienna urns converted to lamps. Each features a maroon, gilt and jeweled ground and transfer decoration with hand-painted elements after Angelica Kauffmann.

Condition Report: Excellent apart from the lamp conversion.

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Chinese Hu Form Celadon Vase, Late Qing Dynasty

Lot 1013009: Chinese Hu Form Celadon Vase, Late Qing Dynasty

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Description: Of typical form with vertical open handles and a rectangular foot. Six character mark as pictured.

Condition Report: Excellent

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A Staffordshire Group

Lot 1013010: A Staffordshire Group "The Vicar and Moses" 19th Century.

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Description: A pearlware 'Vicar and Moses' pulpit group, circa 1820, of Wood type, modelled with the sleeping Vicar above the preaching Moses.

Condition Report: Very good with some minor glaze chips.

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Chinese Rose Medallion Punch Bowl with Stand

Lot 1013011: Chinese Rose Medallion Punch Bowl with Stand

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Description: 19th Century a large example with typical panels of figural, bird and floral decoration. Together with an associated hard-wood stand.

Condition Report: One small repaired chip to the top edge. Otherwise very good with expected surface wear. Stand has two areas of loss to the decorative carving, otherwise good.

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Chinese Yellow Glazed Vase, Republic Period

Lot 1013012: Chinese Yellow Glazed Vase, Republic Period

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Description: Bottle form with white slip floral decoration.

Condition Report: Excellent.

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A Sterling Silver Table Mirror, English

Lot 1013013: A Sterling Silver Table Mirror, English

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Description: A George V period sterling mirror bearing hallmarks for Birmingham, the year 1910-11 and the maker J.C. Ltd.

Condition Report: A few small dents, overall very good.

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A Japanese Lacquered Photo Album c. 1900

Lot 1013014: A Japanese Lacquered Photo Album c. 1900

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Description: With raised decoration depicting a hawk attacking a snake. The materials used are wood, mother-of-pearl and bone.

Condition Report: Very good with expected wear and minor losses.

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A 19th Century Portrait Miniature, Twin Young Girls

Lot 1013015: A 19th Century Portrait Miniature, Twin Young Girls

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Description: Watercolor on paper, unsigned.

Condition Report: Two small glue stains at the lower edge and one area of paper loss at the upper edge. The giltwood frame has loss at the tip of the crest.

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A French Enameled Ewer and Stand,19th Century

Lot 1013016: A French Enameled Ewer and Stand,19th Century

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Description: A fine small ewer and stand, each with a ruby red ground and well painted panels decorated with figures.

Condition Report: Excellent, there is one fine hairline to the reverse of the stand.

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A Chinese Copper/Bronze Circular Box with Inlaid Decoration

Lot 1013017: A Chinese Copper/Bronze Circular Box with Inlaid Decoration

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Description: 19th century, with detailed mixed metal figural decoration at the lid and a four character mark at the bottom.

Condition Report: Excellent, minor expected wear.

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An Art Deco Pottery Box by Longwy

Lot 1013018: An Art Deco Pottery Box by Longwy

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Description: Square with chamfered corners, a turquoise ground and parrot decoration at the lid.

Condition Report: Minor discoloration, crazing, otherwise excellent.

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Two Imperial Period Russian Silver and Enameled Spoons

Lot 1013019: Two Imperial Period Russian Silver and Enameled Spoons

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Description: The larger bearing the mark for the maker Antip Kuzmichev.

Condition Report: Overall very good, some minor enamel losses.

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A Group of Estate Jewelry

Lot 1013020: A Group of Estate Jewelry

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Description: Comprising: four pairs of earrings, a pair of mother of pearl cufflinks, three bangles (one Mexican), and three stone-beaded necklaces - one is a pearl and amethyst example.

Condition Report: Very good with some expected wear.

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An Antique Book

Lot 1013021: An Antique Book "Safe"

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Description: The smaller book is French and dated for 1736. The two books have been glued together and hollowed out to create a secret cavity.

Condition Report: Good with general expected wear.

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A Group of Four 19th Century Silhouettes

Lot 1013022: A Group of Four 19th Century Silhouettes

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Description: An English example by J.Watkins (fl.c.1804-c.1828); an unsigned silhouette of a Gentleman and a pair of unsigned examples in identical gilt frames.

Condition Report: Discoloration, stains and abrasions are evident through the glass, none examined out of the frame.

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Three Portrait Miniatures

Lot 1013023: Three Portrait Miniatures

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Description: A circular watercolor on paper example dated for 1905, an oval portrait on ivory done in the Renaissance style signed "Hil.", and a larger rectangular example on ivory signed "F. Richter". This item(s) contain a substance which is protected and restricted in the United States and by international convention, and can only be shipped within the country in which it is located at the time of the sale.WE CANNOT SELL IVORY OR RELATED ITEMS TO RESIDENTS OF CALIFORNIA.

Condition Report: Some foxing to the largest, otherwise good. The frames show wear and some damage.

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A Group of American Pressed Glass, 19th Century

Lot 1013024: A Group of American Pressed Glass, 19th Century

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Description: A tulip-form celery, a pair of footed custards, a blue thumbprint whiskey glass, a cordial and two golblets.

Condition Report: The celery has a rim chip, otherwise very good.

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A Chinese Celadon Vase

Lot 1013025: A Chinese Celadon Vase

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Description: Hexagonal with low relief foliate and figural decoration.

Condition Report: There is a tiny glaze chip to the top rim, otherwise excellent.

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Staffordshire Pearlware Toby Jug

Lot 1013026: Staffordshire Pearlware Toby Jug

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Description: Early 19th century, with a marbelized base and depicting the figure holding a mug and pipe.

Condition Report: Restoration to the hat area, otherwise good with expected wear and surface loss.

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A Chinese Stone Small Teaset

Lot 1013027: A Chinese Stone Small Teaset

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Description: Set includes six tea cups, one teapot, and a tray.

Condition Report: A few small chips, otherwise excellent.

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Chinese Bone and Metal Snuff Bottle

Lot 1013028: Chinese Bone and Metal Snuff Bottle

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Description: Figural relief carved bone panels. The metal areas are decorated with cabochons, masks at shoulders. On a wooden base.

Condition Report: Some stones missing, otherwise good with expected wear.

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Japanese Carved Ivory Box

Lot 1013029: Japanese Carved Ivory Box

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Description: 19th Century, oval, with dense floral carving and insect decoration at the exterior and interior. This item(s) contain a substance which is protected and restricted in the United States and by international convention, and can only be shipped within the country in which it is located at the time of the sale.WE CANNOT SELL IVORY OR RELATED ITEMS TO RESIDENTS OF CALIFORNIA.

Condition Report: One substantial shrinkage crack, minor losses.

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Chinese Carved Ivory Dish with Rotating Dragon Roundel

Lot 1013030: Chinese Carved Ivory Dish with Rotating Dragon Roundel

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Description: A circular dish with a reticulated edge and an openwork roundel, 19th century.

Condition Report: Excellent, minor wear.

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A Continental Lettuce-Form Server and Stand

Lot 1013031: A Continental Lettuce-Form Server and Stand

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Description: In a white biscuit with gold detailing, foliage and acorn decoration.

Condition Report: Some loss to the gold decoration, a few small chips.

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Goanese Carved Ivory Madonna and Child

Lot 1013032: Goanese Carved Ivory Madonna and Child

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Description: 18th or early 19th century, a draped Madonna holding the baby Jesus. This item(s) contain a substance which is protected and restricted in the United States and by international convention, and can only be shipped within the country in which it is located at the time of the sale.WE CANNOT SELL IVORY OR RELATED ITEMS TO RESIDENTS OF CALIFORNIA.

Condition Report: The head and right hand is missing from the child. Some other chips and expected shrinkage cracks.

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A Two Part Japanese Carved Ivory Travel Shrine

Lot 1013033: A Two Part Japanese Carved Ivory Travel Shrine

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Description: In the form of a closed lotus blossom, the interior with standing immortal and detailed lotus decoration. 19th Century. This item(s) contain a substance which is protected and restricted in the United States and by international convention, and can only be shipped within the country in which it is located at the time of the sale.WE CANNOT SELL IVORY OR RELATED ITEMS TO RESIDENTS OF CALIFORNIA.

Condition Report: There is loss to the bottom edge of the cover. Otherwise in good condition with normal wear.

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A Bronze Japanese Figure of a Stag

Lot 1013034: A Bronze Japanese Figure of a Stag

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Description: A recumbant stag with large antlers, unsigned.

Condition Report: Excellent with normal wear.

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A 19th Century Chinese Pewter Tea Caddy

Lot 1013035: A 19th Century Chinese Pewter Tea Caddy

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Description: Engraved surface with repeated applied foliate design with inset stones. Marked as pictured.

Condition Report: Excellent with expected wear.

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A Group of Chinese Porcelain Items

Lot 1013036: A Group of Chinese Porcelain Items

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Description: Comprising: A pair of Famille Verte figures, a pair candlesticks with a yellow ground and blue dragon decoration and three identical export urns of hexagonal baluster form.

Condition Report: One urn lid has old glued repairs, one candlestick has several shallow foot rim chips.

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Abstract Wood Figure, 20th Century

Lot 1013037: Abstract Wood Figure, 20th Century

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Description: An abstract figure carved from a single piece of hardwood, unsigned.

Condition Report: Surface wear as pictured.

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A Pair Large Staffordshire Figures, Cobbler and Wife

Lot 1013038: A Pair Large Staffordshire Figures, Cobbler and Wife

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Description: Mid 19th century, of typical form, each on a rectangular base and with hand-painted details.

Condition Report: At the corner of the base of cobbler there appears to be a missing element. A few minor chips. Otherwise both are in good condition with paint loss as pictured and some areas of touch up.

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Set of 6 EAPG Magnet and Frosted Grape Leaf Patterns Goblets

Lot 1013039: Set of 6 EAPG Magnet and Frosted Grape Leaf Patterns Goblets

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Description: Second half of 19th century, each decorated with panels of grapes and arched diamonds.

Condition Report: Excellent, no damage.

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Five Pieces of 19th Century Glass, Including Bristol Mugs

Lot 1013040: Five Pieces of 19th Century Glass, Including Bristol Mugs

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Description: Two blown glass Bristol mugs, one in blue and the other opalescent, both bearing the text "Remember Me", a pair of c. 1820 wine glasses with etched grape vine decoration and a small cobalt tumbler.

Condition Report: Excellent, no damage.

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A Sevres Type Porcelain Parasol Handle, 19th Century

Lot 1013041: A Sevres Type Porcelain Parasol Handle, 19th Century

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Description: With a cobalt blue ground and fine gilt decoration.

Condition Report: Excellent.

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A Teddy Bear by Carol Cavallaro

Lot 1013043: A Teddy Bear by Carol Cavallaro

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Description: a mohair "taddy bear" by Carol Cavallaro of Madison, CT. It features articulated arms and legs and glass eyes.

Condition Report: Very good with expected wear.

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A Chinese Green Crystal Figure

Lot 1013044: A Chinese Green Crystal Figure

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Description: Probably from the first half of the 20th century, depicting a female figure and a potted plant.

Condition Report: Very good with minor losses.

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Four Pieces of Chinese Export Porcelain

Lot 1013045: Four Pieces of Chinese Export Porcelain

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Description: A mid 19th century Rose Medallion platter with a reticulated edge, a circular blue and white example, an octagonal bowl with blue floral decoration, and a Nanking example with typical decoration.

Condition Report: The octagonal bowl has old stapled repairs, the circular blue and white plate has one tiny edge chip, otherwise excellent.

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An Ancona Accordion by Soprani

Lot 1013046: An Ancona Accordion by Soprani

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Description: Mid 20th century, decorated with faux mother of pearl and tortoiseshell.

Condition Report: Appears to be in excellent condition. We cannot guarantee functionality. The case shows moderate wear.

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A 19th Century Large Chinese Roof Tile

Lot 1013047: A 19th Century Large Chinese Roof Tile

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Description: In the form of a two story house, polychrome glaze with applied and openwork elements.

Condition Report: Multiple old repairs and losses.

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A Porcelain Covered Server Attributed to Herend, Early 19th Century

Lot 1013048: A Porcelain Covered Server Attributed to Herend, Early 19th Century

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Description: An oval covered server with low relief basket weave borders, open handles and hand-painted decoration. Made circa 1830, possibly early Herend.

Condition Report: Excellent, there is a small firing crack to the edge of the lid (done in the making) and expected wear to the decoration.

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A French Enamel on Copper Plaque, Circa 1900

Lot 1013049: A French Enamel on Copper Plaque, Circa 1900

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Description: A circular plaque, probably Limoges, depicting a beauty in profile. Signed as pictured.

Condition Report: Some hairline cracks to the enamel at the reverse, the obverse is in excellent condition.

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German Porcelain Plaque, Late 19th Century

Lot 1013050: German Porcelain Plaque, Late 19th Century

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Description: A hand-painted portrait of a classical beauty, unsigned. Impressed 12 at the reverse.

Condition Report: There is an edge chip at the upper left.

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Two Framed Works on Paper, Including a Hand-Painted Greeting Card

Lot 1013051: Two Framed Works on Paper, Including a Hand-Painted Greeting Card

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Description: A circa 1920 hand-painted greeting card initialed HRN at the lower left corner and a print depicting two harlequin figures seated on a crescent moon.

Condition Report: Both appear to be in good condition, not examined out of the frames.

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