Lot 47 : Sold for £320 hammer

Estimate £100-£150

A 19th Century Meissen allegorical figure depicting Africa and Asia after the model by F.E Meyer, modelled as two cherubs each representing an attribute of its continent, Africa wearing an elephant head headdress and sat on a lion, Asia sat upon rococo pedestal with a turban and gold beads at his side, cross swords mark to the base and incised 1250, height 23.5cm, A/F

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