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Winter Southern Estates and Collections: Session I

Tue, Feb 28, 2023 10:00AM EST
Lot 451

10 Porcelain Holy Water Fonts

Estimate: $100 - $200

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $10
$100 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$30,000 $2,500
$100,000 $5,000
$300,000 $10,000

Property from an Estate, Chicago and Savannah


10 Porcelain Holy Water Fonts of the Crucifix, the Virgin Mary and Saint Theresa, 19th C, five fonts depicting the crucifix, largest gilt crucifix marked 'Germany 7570,' next unpainted crucifix with halo stamped 'M&P X 287,' the rest unmarked, four fonts depicting the Virgin Mary, unpainted Virgin Mary marked 'Germany 4867 A II' (broken and repaired, with large chip in back), mother and child with blue background with makers mark and '4011,' the rest unmarked, and another titled in the halo 'Sancta Theresia' depicting the saint holding a crucifix and surrounded by roses, stamped 'Made in Germany 3440.'

Measurements: Height: of largest crucifix, 7 3/4 in. x Width: 3 5/8 in. x Depth: 2 1/4 in.


Overall good condition, some wear to paint and gilt, see description.

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