Unit 6, 6 - 12 Ponton Road, London, SW8 5BA
Tel/Fax: +44 (0)20 8947 1902
E-mail: hdavies@antique-meissen.com
Description: Meissen penguin first modelled by Paul Walther in 1909 using the high fired enamels 'Scnarffeuerfarben' which had only recently been developed. This technique caused the enamels to fuse into the glaze creating the soft rich effect that is its distinctive feature.
Height in cms: 18.50
Height in inches: 7.28
Model Number: A 202
Mark Info: crssed swords and dot in under glaze blue. Impressed assembler's mark 34. Painter's mark 8 in grey.
Circa: 1925
Price Band: 1,000 - 2,000