MEISSEN PAIR OF ORMOLU-MOUNTED SWANS

Code: X418


POA

Circa 1745-48

Overall height: 14 in. (35.6 cm.)

Height of swans: 12 3/4 and 12 1/2 in. (32.5 and 31.8 cm.)

Model attributed to Johann Joachim Kändler, possibly with the assistance of Peter Reinicke. The species represented is the mute swan (Cygnus olor) native to Europe and Asia.

MEISSEN PAIR OF ORMOLU-MOUNTED SWANS