A miniature female turkey (aka hen) made by Meissen in the 19th century. Nicely modeled and hand painted perfectly and much nicer than the 20th century versions.
It is standing on a little base painted with some grass. The figurine is in perfect condition which is always nice.
It is marked underneath with the under glaze blue crossed swords mark as well as the usual impressed marks as well as a painters mark in form of a black 8 as shown. The bird is 2 inches tall, 1 inch wide and 2.25 inches long. Thruthahn Truthenne German Germany Figur antique Vogel Vogelfigur. If you like my goodies have a look at my other auctions for a lot more top maker pieces.Photos are part of the description - if you need others just let me know exactly what you are looking for and I'll take care of it speedily! Please do not send me questions on items other than my own!
The item "Rare 19thC Meissen Porcelain Miniature Turkey Hen Bird Figurine Porzellan Figure" is in sale since Saturday, November 13, 2021. This item is in the category "Pottery & Glass\Decorative Pottery & Glassware\Figurines".The seller is "kpmisbetter" and is located in Sparta, New Jersey. This item can be shipped worldwide.