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Meissen Porcelain Mythological Figural Group
- This charming porcelain group was crafted by Meissen
- It features a putto placing an olive wreath crown upon the head of the figure kneeling beside him
- The olive wreath is a symbol of the Olympic games and of victory
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Founded in the early 18th century, the Meissen factory was the first European ceramics manufacturer to produce "true" or hard-paste porcelain, and they remained unrivaled in terms of innovation and beauty for decades. Considered the “white gold” of Europe, the porcelain produced at the Royal Manufactory at Meissen is still some of the finest the world has ever seen.
Features the Meissen blue "crossed swords" mark with the incised model number "2004"
4 5/8" wide x 3 3/8" deep x 5" high