Dating royal dux figures
Pair of Royal Dux Porcelain Figures of Mexican Peasants, Bohemia, early 20th century, formed as a woman with water jug and basket of produce, and a man carrying a sack and two pheasants, both on ovoid bases accented with cactus, ht.
Pink triangle to base with Letter 'E' dating to late Victorian/Art Nouveau period.
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Grandmother meant a great deal to the couple and passed along many of their things to her, including this vase.
Early 20th century marble pedestal, beautiful in shape and color.
This stunning and good quality pedestal is perfect for displaying an antique sculpture, bust or other work of art.
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