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Circa 1919

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  • Xupes Reference DADOR03
  • Age Circa 1919
  • Condition The figure is offered in excellent condition without loss or damage. We are advised that one of the fingers has been professionally restored although we cannot find this. There is also a small firing blemisg under the gilded band around the base. Both are only mentioned for absolute accuracy and neither detracts. A stunning and rare figure group and a wonderful addition to any serious collection!  View More Details



    Item is in unworn or unused condition and there are no visible imperfections.


    The item is in exceptional pre-owned condition and shows almost no signs of wear with very few imperfections.


    The item is in excellent pre-owned condition and shows minimal signs of wear with minor imperfections detailed in the condition report.

    Very Good

    The item is in very good condition and shows one or two noticeable signs of wear or patina relative to its age.


    The item is in good pre-owned condition and shows some general signs of wear or patina relative to its age.


    The item is in fair pre-owned condition and shows overall wear or patina relative to its age.

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  • Fresh to the market and from an extensive private collection of fine and rare porcelain figures we are delighted to offer this stunning German Schwarzburger Werstätten, Volkstedt figure group of two dancers in Asian costume designed by Gustav Oppel and dating from around 1919. This finely made porcelain figure group stands on an oval shaped pedestal base and portrays a young woman and a man wearing Asian costume finely decorated and painted in a dance pose. There is a small hollow tubular holder behind the figure to mount a light. The surface is impressed GUSTAV OPPEL and there is a blue makers mark to the base along with other impressed marks.

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