Figure group of a boy and girl dancing with arms intertwined behind their backs, hard-paste porcelain, moulded, painted in enamel colours and gilt. The girl wears a yellow bodice and a purple checked overskirt; the boy, who is supported by a tree-trunk, wears striped breeches and long coat of orange and white stripes with black and gilt wavy line over a blue shirt with stylised flowers in a darker blue. The base is hollow with an oblong hole. Marked.
- Made in: Meissen
- (Europe,Germany,Saxony,Dresden (region),Meissen)
- Height: 14.3 centimetres
- Length: 10.2 centimetres
- Width: 7.5 centimetres (max)
Inscription Positiontop of base
Pair with 1923,0314.54
6 June 2000
Reason for treatment
Check condition and clean objects, (occasional remedial work on old restoration).
Stable, complete. Small amount of surface dirt. Label "26".
Surface cleaned with warm distilled water applied with cotton wool. Residue removed with cotton wool and Kleenex tissue.
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Object reference number: MCT13952
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