Antique Meissen "Five Senses - Taste" E2 Porcelain Figurine Germany c. Antique Meissen (porcelain factory in Germany) figurine "The taste" circa 1860-70 of a 18th century costumed lady. Seated at a rococo style tea table, with a wine bottle, fruits and sweets. An overturned basket of fruit underneath her stool and. On a gilt highlighted platform base.
This figurine is one of the five Meissen figures from the five "Senses" series originally modelled by Johann Carl Schoenheit in the 1772. Marked with underglazed blue crossed swords. Incised model number E 2.
Impressed assembler's number 520. Condition: This lady is in very good condition.Two leaves from the overturned basket of fruit underneath her are chipped which are very difficult to notice unless pointed out. The grape leaf from the grapes that sit on the bowl and the bottom of the pear have small paint gaps or loss. Approximate measurements: 5-1/4" tall, 3-3/4" wide, 3-3/4 deep. Please view all pictures and they are the main part of the description. Merchandise values cannot be marked below value or mark items as "gifts" - US and International government regulations prohibit such behavior. Please read item description completely and refer to the pictures as they are part of the description and condition. Most items that we sell are used or vintage and therefore will show age appropriate signs of wear. If an item is new, it will be stated.
Good - shows moderate wear and is fully functional. Fair - shows moderate wear and has condition issues that may or may not be repairable.Please view and enlarge all images. The pictures are part of the description. If you are not completely happy with the item when it arrives then we kindly ask you to please get in touch with us to discuss any problems you may have.
The item "Antique Meissen Five Senses Taste E2 Porcelain Figurine Germany c. 1870" is in sale since Saturday, November 23, 2019. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Pottery & China\China & Dinnerware\Meissen". The seller is "salonikaangel" and is located in Saint Petersburg, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Uruguay.