Meissen figure of a Hoopoe with Nest


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  • £180.00
  • €216 Euro
  • $245 US Dollar

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Meissen figure of a Hoopoe with Nest

A Meissen figure of a Hoopoe with Nest, mid 20th Century. Model by Max Esser, The birds plumage picked out in brown and black, the nest and foliage highlighted in purple. With crossed swords mark in underglaze-blue, incised number H296 and 156: painted number 4. 10cm high.
Condition. The piece has a profeesional restoration to the beak which is extremely difficult to see.


  • H: 10cm (3.94in)


Mid Century

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Leslie & Baggott, Antiques, Art and Interiors, bringing together art, antiques and decorative items displayed in a country house setting, the ethos is to source stock items fresh from private houses across Scotland and beyond, some offered  ‘as found’ while others are put into fine showroom condition.  The main customer target being both the private customer, interior decorator and fellow antique dealer both at home and abroad.  Competitive quotes from a team of experienced carriers and shippers can be arranged for delivery within the UK and abroad.

With many years of combined experience in the art, antiques and auction world Leslie & Baggott are well placed to provide house valuations and advice on buying or selling collections. Miranda is a jewellery specialist and has a love of interior decoration and Henry has an inherent feel for more traditional furnishings, coming from a family of antique dealers, as well as having developed his own eye for interior decor and lighting.

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