Meissen model of an elephant. The Meissen Manufactory acquired the rights to two animal figures from the estate of the Berlin sculptor Otto Hartung who died in 1901. One of these figures is the elephant, the other a wild boar, which is number 448 on my web site.
Length 30 cms.
Crossed swords with dot in under glaze blue. Incised model number S 132. Painter's number nine in brown.