A RUSSIAN PORCELAIN FIGURE OF A BLIND BEGGAR, GARDNER PORCELAIN FACTORY, MOSCOW, LATE 19TH CENTURY


A RUSSIAN PORCELAIN FIGURE OF A BLIND BEGGAR, GARDNER PORCELAIN FACTORY, MOSCOW, LATE 19TH CENTURY realistically modelled, the blind man is depicted walking with a staff stick and holding his hat out in anticipation of donations, atop a circular green grass base; red overglazed Gardner factory mark, impressed factory mark and numeral 173 under base; overall height: 15 cm (5 5/8 in.)

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