A Fine 19th Century Parian-Ware Male Bust, Possibly a Composer ?

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  • Item Category: Ceramics
  • Source: eBay UK
  • Sold Date: Jun 20, 2014
  • Channel: Auction House
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English - dating from the second half of the 19th century .
A well modelled Victorian parian bust - the circular plinth section locked in position by an original hand made brass fixing, see final image.
Despite some research, I have been unable to determine the subject portrayed - possibly a classical composer ???
Overall height - 6 7/8" (171mm).

Condition - Very Good. No chips, no cracks or repairs. Natural colour and patina

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U.S.A. and worldwide zone 1 - £17.20 Royal Mail, International Signed For, air mail.

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Europe - £13.70 Royal Mail, International Signed For, air mail.

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